Women's Tennis Falls to York College (Pa.) on the Road

By Wesley Evans

YORK, Pa.—The Southern Virginia University women's tennis team dropped a road contest to conference foe York College on Saturday afternoon at Spartan Tennis Centre by a 6-3 margin.

In doubles competition, the Knights had the lead as they took two of three from the Spartans. Micah Roberts and Lauren Morrison earned an 8-5 win at the No. 1 spot. Freshmen Kari Stollenwerk and Anna Evans also defeated their opponents by an 8-2 score at No. 3.

Kirsten Laurence and Katie Durrant fell to Emily Price and Megan Jones of York by a score of 8-4.

In singles play, Morrison was the lone winner for Southern Virginia as she won in straight sets at No. 2 singles, 6-4, 6-2.

With the defeat, the Knights fall to 7-12 on the season while York improves to 2-10.

York (Pa.) 6, Southern Virginia 3

Singles competition

1. Dea Vlahos (YCP) def. Kirsten Laurence (SVUW) 6-1, 3-6, 6-3

2. Lauren Morrison (SVUW) def. Emily Price (YCP) 6-4, 6-2

3. Darian Naill (YCP) def. Micah Roberts (SVUW) 6-1, 6-0

4. Emily Skutnik (YCP) def. Anna Evans (SVUW) 4-6, 6-2, 6-1

5. Mckenzie Krout (YCP) def. Kari Stollenwerk (SVUW) 6-1, 6-3

6. Megan Jones (YCP) def. Katie Durrant (SVUW) 6-4, 7-5

Doubles competition

1. Micah Roberts/Lauren Morrison (SVUW) def. Dea Vlahos/Darian Naill (YCP) 8-5

2. Emily Price/Megan Jones (YCP) def. Kirsten Laurence/Katie Durrant (SVUW) 8-4

3. Kari Stollenwerk/Anna Evans (SVUW) def. Christina Robinson/Nicole Brown (YCP) 8-2