Women’s tennis team opens Spring Break trip with 6-3 loss to St. Mary’s

Women’s tennis team opens Spring Break trip with 6-3 loss to St. Mary’s

HILTON HEAD, S.C. – The Olivet College women's tennis match opened its Spring Break trip to Hilton Head, South Carolina, with a 6-3 loss to St. Mary's College of Maryland this afternoon at the HH Beach & Tennis Resort.

THE BASICS
Final Score: St. Mary's 6, Olivet 3
Location: HH Beach & Tennis Resort; Hilton Head, S.C.
Records: Olivet 2-4 overall, Saint Mary's 3-4 overall

HOW IT HAPPENED

  • Saint Mary's won 2-of-3 doubles flights and 4-of-6 singles flights.

FOR THE COMETS

  • Olivet's win in doubles came at the No. 2 slot where sophomores Rae Claramunt and Rachael Hager won an 8-5 pro-set.
  • The wins in singles were at the No. 3 and No. 5 position. At No. 3, junior BreAnne Rudlaff won the first set 7-6 (4) before losing the second set 6-4 to force a match tie-breaker, which she claimed a 10-5 victory. At No. 5, freshman Miranda Pier earned a 6-3, 6-2 win.

UP NEXT

  • Olivet faces Marietta (Ohio) College tomorrow morning at 9 a.m.