CHENEY – Megan Smedley and Samantha Teigen teamed up to score an 8-4 doubles victory to give Lewis-Clark State College its only win in a women’s tennis match against Eastern Washington on Friday.
It was the second loss of the day for the Warriors, who also fell to Washington State University 7-0.
The two matches against the NCAA Division I opponents marked the start of the season for LCSC. The Warriors will be back in action on Jan. 29 against Montana State-Bozeman in a 3 p.m. match at the Activity Center.
Singles – Caitlin Bampton, EWU, def. Dorothy Chong, 6-0, 6-4; Marie Demerath, EWU, def. Ciara Schultz, 6-2, 6-2; Kelsey Knight, EWU, def. Megan Smedley, 6-0, 6-3; Ryann Warner, EWU, def. Barb Sneckner 7-5, 6-1; Chelsea Patton, EWU, def. Chelsea Gay 6-0, 6-0; Judy Liening, EWU, def. Samantha Teigen, 6-1, 6-2.
Doubles – Demerath-Knight, EWU, def. Chong-Gay, 8-1; Bampton-Patton, EWU, def. Snecker-Schultz, 8-2;Megan Smedley-Teigen, LCSC, def. Warner-Liening, 8-4.