SCAC Women's Tennis Recap - Week Two

SCAC Women's Tennis Recap - Week Two

LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. - Four conference women's tennis teams were on the court this past week, with two kicking off their spring season.

The teams recorded a 5-3 record together, with Austin College recording a pair of wins to lead the way.

The 'Roos opened their spring season with a win over Howard Payne University, 8-1, on the road. They followed that up with an 8-1 victory over Hardin-Simmons University, a team that was ranked #11 in the west region at the end of the 2017 season. Closing out their week, the 'Roos traveled to Abilene to face McMurry University, but fell 5-4. AC took a 2-1 lead into singles and forced tiebreakers in three of the singles matches.

Texas Lutheran University and Trinity University each picked up one win last week. The Bulldogs went 1-0, defeating the University of the Ozarks 6-1 at home, while Trinity's win came against Denison University. The Tigers also took on #9 University of Chicago and #19 Case Western Reserve, but fell to both nationally ranked opponents.

Southwestern was the final team to earn a win last week, defeating Sul Ross State University 9-0 in their only contest.

For links to box scores and recaps from all of last week's season-opening spring action, click below: 

This Week's Results:

Date Away Home Status Links
Thu. 8 Sul Ross St. 0 Southwestern (Tex.) 9 Final
Fri. 9 Austin College 8 Howard Payne 1 Final
  Trinity (Tex.) 3 Case Western Reserve 6 Final
Sat. 10 Texas Lutheran 1 Sul Ross St. 0 Final
  Southwestern (Tex.)   LSU-Shreveport   Cancelled
  Austin College 8 Hardin-Simmons 1 Final
  Trinity (Tex.) 6 Denison 3 Final
  Southwestern (Tex.)   Texas-Tyler   Cancelled
Sun. 11 Ozarks (AR) 1 Texas Lutheran 6 Final
  Chicago 7 Trinity (Tex.) 2 Final
  Austin College 4 McMurry 5 Final

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