The Converse All-Star tennis team traveled to Misenheimer, NC on Tuesday to take on the Pfeiffer College Falcons. The All-Stars were defeated 6-3.
In doubles action, Tina Rohner and Ive Jardim paired for the number one slot against Leslie Watts and Andrea Stroup. They were defeated 8-1. In number 2, Danielle Beck and Jenny Kile faced off with Samantha Thomas and Renee Spitz and won 8-3. In the number 3 slot, Andrea Weatherman and Virginia Jones were defeated by Mia Bobrowski and Heidi von der Lage, 8-2.
In singles, Rohner was defeated by Watts 7-5, 6-3. Jardim went to three sets, and prevailed against Stroup, winning 6-4, 1-6, 6-4. Beck was defeated by von der Lage 6-3, 6-1. Kile also went three sets with her opponent, Becca Derrick, and won 6-1, 4-6, 6-2. Andrea Weatherman mounted a second set comeback after beind down 5-2, but was defeated 6-4, 7-5. Jones also lost 6-2, 6-0.
The All-Stars will host Coker College on Thursday February 17 at 3pm.