Barnett wins in straight sets

Laura Pollard  2012 David Sinclair/McDaniel College
Laura Pollard 2012 David Sinclair/McDaniel College

HILTON HEAD, S.C. – Frostburg swept doubles play to key a 6-3 win over McDaniel in non-conference women's tennis action on Tuesday.

Chelsea Barnett (Hanover, Pa./South Western) led the Green Terror (1-4) with a straight-set win at third singles, 7-6, 6-1.

Megan Martin and Megan Crowl led the Bobcats (1-6) with two-win days that included taking an 8-6 decision at first doubles.

Martin also won 6-2, 6-0 at No. 1 singles while Crowl won 6-3, 6-2 at No. 2 singles.

Sophie White (York, Pa./York Catholic) took a three-set win for McDaniel at fourth singles. White took the first set 6-0 before Rachel Ober forced a super tiebreaker third set with a 6-2 win. White prevailed in the final set, 11-9.

Laura Pollard (Federalsburg, Md./Colonel Richardson) added a second three-set win for the Green Terror, taking a 10-2 third-set super tiebreaker at No. 5 singles. Pollard won the first set 6-1 before Janine Cannon forced the deciding set, 6-1.

Kayla Kirk rounded out double winners for Frostburg, winning 7-6, 7-5 at sixth singles after teaming with Kaitlyn Lemert for an 8-2 win at third doubles.

The Green Terror returns to action against East Stroudsburg on Thursday. Match time is 9 a.m.

Frostburg 6, McDaniel 3

1. Megan Martin/Megan Crowl (F) def. Kiersten Patron/Chelsea Barnett 8-4;
2. Nicole Abshur/Amber Beckman (F) def. Laura Pollard/Elise O'Meara 8-6;
3. Kaitlyn Lemert/Kayla Kirk (F) def. Sophie White/Danielle Cloney 8-2.

1. Martin (F) def. Patron 6-2, 6-0;
2. Crowl (F) def. Cloney 6-3, 6-2;
3. Barnett (M) def. Beckman 7-6, 6-1;
4. White (M) def. Rachel Ober 6-0, 2-6, 11-9;
5. Pollard (M) def. Janine Cannon 6-1, 1-6, 10-2;
6. Kirk (F) def. O'Meara 7-6, 7-5.