Starlings, Grove take game at singles

Brittany Starlings  2011 David Sinclair/McDaniel College
Brittany Starlings 2011 David Sinclair/McDaniel College

GETTYSBURG, Pa. – Gettysburg dropped just three games in a 9-0 Centennial Conference (CC) women's tennis victory over McDaniel on Wednesday.

Brittany Starlings (Mt. Airy, Md./Linganore) and Carissa Grove (Boonsboro, Md./St. Maria Goretti) each took a game in singles play to lead the Green Terror (3-4, 0-3 CC), falling at first and second singles 6-1, 6-0, respectively.

Meg Kelly and Kelsey Boyce paced the Bullets (4-3, 2-0 CC), notching 2-0 days, without dropping a game.

The duo teamed for an 8-0 win at third doubles before Kelly won No. 3 singles 6-0, 6-0 and Boyce took sixth singles, 6-0, 6-0.

Devan Hamric (Westminster, Md./Winters Mill) and Kierston Patron (Timonium, Md./Dulaney) took the lone game in doubles play, falling to Meghan Fornshell and Laura Habecker 8-1 at No. 2 doubles.

Kylie O'Sullivan and Isabelle Rodriguez won No. 1 doubles, 8-0.

Rodriguez capped her 2-0 at day No. 1singles while O'Sullivan capped her 2-0 day at second singles.

Habecker won fourth singles, 6-0, 6-0 while Charrisha Watkins took No. 5 singles, 6-0, 6-0.

The Green Terror returns to action at home against Goucher on Thursday. Match time is 3 p.m.

Gettysburg 9, McDaniel 0
1. Kylle O'Sullivan/Isabelle Rodriguez (G) def. Carissa Grove/Brittany Starlings 8-0;
2. Meghan Fornshell/Laura Habecker (G) def. Devan Hamric/Kiersten Patron 8-1:
3. Kelsey Boyce/Meg Kelly (G) def. Elise O'Meara/Laura Pollard 8-0.

1. Rodriguez (G) def. Starlings 6-1, 6-0;
2. O'Sullivan (G) def. Grove 6-1, 6-0;
3. Kelly (G) def. Hamric 6-0, 6-0;
4. Habecker (G) def. Patron 6-0, 6-0;
5. Charrisha Watkins (G) def. Pollard 6-0, 6-0;
6. Boyce (G) def. O'Meara 6-0, 6-0.