March 18, 2016
Lack of Two Starters Hurt in 9-0 Loss to WV State
SALISBURY, NC -- The Catawba College women's tennis team fell 9-0 to West Virginia State Monday afternoon in non-conference play at the Johnson Tennis Center. The Catawba Lady Indians fall to 10-8 on the year while the Yellow Jackets improve to 12-0.
Catawba, missing their #1 and #4 players in Liz Renteria and Kristen Rocko, dropped a pair of 8-1 doubles matches. The Yellow Jackets finished the sweep in doubles play with an 8-3 victory at the second flight.
In singles play, Catawba fell in straight sets in all six matchups. At the #3 position, Catawba's Lauren Sledd almost forced a third set before falling 6-1, 7-5 to Nina Dillward.
Catawba will return to action on Tuesday when the Lady Indians travel to Brevard for South Atlantic Conference play. The match is scheduled for 2:00 p.m.
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