March 4, 2019
Women's Tennis Fall in Tight Match With #9 Florida Southern
HILTON HEAD, S.C. -- Catawba put up a tough fight before falling 5-2 to ninth-ranked Florida Southern in women’s tennis action on Monday morning. The Mocs improve to 8-0, while the Catawba Indians fall to 7-1.
Catawba dropped the doubles point, but all three were close. Erisa Onchi and Carolina Correia picked up a 6-4 win at #1, while FSC won 6-3 #3. At #2, Sophie Hirsch and Una Pandurevic were down 5-2 at #2, but battled back to even the match before falling 7-5.
In singles, Catawba won two of the three matches that went three sets. Hirsch claimed a 10-6 win in her tie-breaker, with Correia taking her third set 11-9.
Catawba will face Palm Beach Atlantic in Hilton Head on Tuesday.
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