Wednesday afternoon, at Newtown Pennsylvania, the Lackawanna Falcons women's tennis team edged Bucks County Community College by a 4 to 3 score for their first win of the 2016 campaign.
Both of the doubles teams posted a clean sweep! Lackawanna's Doubles #1 of Brittney Mecca and Emily Duffy defeated Bucks' #1 Alice Zhang and Kayla Middleton, 8 to 2. The Falcons' #2, Darci Warner and Kara Voyton defeated BCCC's #2 Lolita Beyhna and Makayla Raabe, 8 to 1.
In the singles matches, #1 Brittney Mecca lost a well fought battle to Bucks #1 Alice Zhang, losing the 1st set (4-6) then coming back to take the 2nd (6-4)only to lose in the tie break (10-8).
Singles #2 Darci Warner won handily 6-0; 6-0 defeating Kayla Middleton.
In the 3rd singles, Emily Duffy fought hard in 2 sets but unfortunately lost (6-7 with the tie break, 5-7 and 4-6 to Bucks #3 Lolita Beyhna.
Singles #4 Kara Voyton (Lackawanna) dominated #4 Makayla Raabe (Bucks) in both sets 6-1, 6-0.
The Lady Falcons take the court again on Saturday, as they host Northampton Community College at the tennis courts at Scranton Prep's Loyola Athletic Complex.