The Maryville College women's tennis team, under the direction of co-head coaches Deidra and Millicent Dunn, have qualified for the USA South post-season tournament in LaGrange, Georgia. The Scots finished the season 8-8 overall and 5-3 in league challenges to earn a No. 3 seed in the Western division. They will face No. 2 Methodist University from the Eastern division on Friday, April 26 at 3:00 p.m. on the LaGrange College campus courts.
Seniors Savannah Bain, Carter Dickinson, and McKennah Francis have been consistent throughout the season in both singles and doubles action. Kayla Zimmerman and Anastasia Dunn, both sophomore standouts, have over 15 combined singles match victories. Freshman Kaleigh Basilio has excelled in conference play while claiming over eight singles and eight doubles match wins in her first collegiate season.
"We are so excited to be representing Maryville's women's tennis program at the USA South tournament," stated Millicent Dunn. "Our girls have worked extremely hard and put in countless hours on the court for this opportunity. We are especially excited for our three seniors who have been great leaders during their time at Maryville."
Complete tournament website, bracket, seedings, and schedules can be found at https://usasouth.net/sports/wten/2018-19/releases/20190411i4bh1h
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