Women's Tennis Earns First Conference Win Over Barton, 6-3

Women's Tennis Earns First Conference Win Over Barton, 6-3

WILSON, NC – Women's Tennis gain their first Conference Carolina win today over Barton College. The Crusaders were victorious by a 6-3 score while taking two doubles and four singles. The Crusaders move to a 2-6 overall and 1-2 in conference while Barton falls to 1-8 overall and 0-3 in conference competition.

In doubles Brylee Seitz and Alex Weber would upend Whitney Hamilton and Casey Utley in fashion with an 8-1 win. Kiersten Cox and Rachele Subik would also win 8-1 over Dana Kelly and Rebecca Lamm.

Teagan McNamara, Brylee Seitz, Rachele Subik, and Ali Bates would all defeat their opponents in two sets. McNamara battled a close 6-4 first set and closed out with a 6-1 2nd set over Smiljana Kljajic.

Seitz would hold Hamilton Hamilton to a single point throughout both sets with scores of 6-1 and 6-0. Bates also held her opponent, Lamm, to just a single point in both sets. She would finish with a 6-0 and 6-1 sets.

Subik followed suit with her teammates and defeated Utley 6-1 and 6-1.

Women's Tennis will take on Lees-McRae on Tuesday, March 1 at 2:00 PM at the Reidy Tennis Center here at Belmont Abbey College.


Belmont Abbey College 6, Barton College 3


1. Teagan McNamara (BAC) def. Smilgana Kljajic (BARTON) 6-4, 6-1
2. Vanessa Sanoja (BARTON) def. Kiersten Cox (BAC) 6-2, 6-1
3. Dana Kelly (BARTON) def. Alex Weber (BAC) 6-4, 6-3
4. Brylee Seitz (BAC) def. Whitney Hamilton (BARTON) 6-1, 6-0
5. Rachele Subik (BAC) def. Casey Utley (BARTON) 6-1, 6-1
6. Ali Bates (BAC) def. Rebecca Lamm (BARTON) 6-0, 6-1

Doubles Competition 

1. Smiljana Kljajic/Vanessa Sanoja (BARTON) def. Teagan McNamara/Lillie Mehan (BAC) 8-2
2. Brylee Seitz/Alex Weber (BAC) def. Whitney Hamilton/Casey Utley (BARTON) 8-1
3. Kiersten Cox/Rachele Subik (BAC) def. Dana Kelly/Rebecca Lamm (BARTON) 8-1