Marlins Shutout Wasps 5-0

Freshman Makayla Velic (Jacksonville, FL)
Freshman Makayla Velic (Jacksonville, FL)

Bristol, Va. - Due to inclement weather conditions at Emory and Henry College, the Virginia Wesleyan women's tennis team had their match moved to Bristol Racquet and Fitness Club.


In doubles action, the Freshman pair of Makayla Velic and Audrey Bally got the ball rolling at line 1 doubles with a 8-3 victory. Junior Katie Staman and freshman Courtney Simmons were also victorious with an 8-5 win at line 2 doubles. At line 3 doubles, senior Taylor Witherspoon and junior Kristina Sablestrom dominated with a convincing 8-0 win.


At line 1 singles, freshman Makayla Velic put on a clean performance in a 6-0, 6-0 win. To clinch the match, freshman Audrey Bally earned herself a 6-3, 6-1 win at line 2 singles.


The Lady Marlins (9-8, 4-5 ODAC) will be taking on the Bridgewater Eagles this upcoming Saturday. Match time is set for 1 PM at the Everett Tennis Center on the campus of Virginia Wesleyan University.