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Tennis - Varsity Girls vs. Greensboro Day School
make up from 9/6 rain out.

Event Type: Regular
Advantage:Home

Date: September 18, 2017

Result:Win
Score:7-2

Event Recap:

DA tennis reached the halfway point of the season with a 7-2 win over a strong Greensboro Day team on Monday afternoon.  The Cavs used their bottom of the lineup today to rack up wins at 2nd and 3rd doubles, and 3-6 singles before junior Joy Callwood completed a three set comeback on court 1.  DA is now 9-1 heading into tomorrow's TISAC battle with Ravenscroft.  The Cavs jumped out to early leads at 2nd and 3rd doubles with Callwood and Renee George winning 8-2 at 2 and Nicole Riepl and Julia King taking an 8-3 win on court 3.  On the top court, Alexis Galloway and Madeline Towning led 2-0 before losing the next 5 games.  Trailing 4-7, they rallied to cut it to 6-7 but could not come all the way back in an 8-6 loss.  In singles play, Towning was the first one off as her opponent had to retire after Towning took a 6-1 opening set.  Taylor Hunter at 5 and then Riepl at 6 closed out the team win with straight set wins.  George battled back from 3-4 down in the second to take a 6-1, 6-4 win on court 4.  Galloway could not find her game today in a 6-4, 6-0 loss on 2.  Callwood trailed a set and 4-3 before rallying for the 6-4, 10-8 win.

9/18 Durham Academy 7 - Greensboro Day 2

Singles

Joy Callwood DA def. Carolina Williams 3-6, 6-4, 10-8

Kendall Parr GDS def. Alexis Galloway 6-4, 6-0

Madeline Towning DA def. Tenley Parr 6-1, ret.

Renee George DA def. Clarke Phillips 6-1, 6-4

Taylor Hunter DA def. Helen Noone 6-2, 6-1

Nicole Riepl DA def. Caroline Doss 6-1, 6-1

Doubles

Williams/K. Parr GDS def. Towning/Galloway 8-6

Callwood/George DA def. T. Parr/Olivia Shoener 8-2

Riepl/Julia King DA def. Phillips/Lauren Whitley 8-3

Order of Finish: D- 2(:48), 3(:52), 1(1:09) S – 3(:30), 5(1:10), 6*(1:12), 4(1:22), 2(1:18), 1(2:12)

DA: 9-1

GDS: 9-3

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