Women's Tennis Swept in OAC Opener

Women's Tennis Swept in OAC Opener

TIFFIN, Ohio - The Heidelberg University women's tennis team dropped their first Ohio Athletic Conference match to Ohio Northern, 9-0.

In doubles action, the Student Princes fell, 3-0, to open the match. The combo of Katie Strahan and Nicole Millar dropped the second doubles match, 8-1, before Sara Potts and Rachael Brushaber fell, 8-2.

The number one single duo of Sofey Fugate and Deidre Potter battled their Polar Bear counterparts to an 8-5 defeat to close out doubles competition.

In singles action, the Student Princes fell in straight sets to the Polar Bears. Fugate and Potts recorded the two most competitive matches of the afternoon. The sophomore-junior combo went down 7-5, 6-1, and 7-5, 6-0, respectively.

The Heidelberg ladies will return to the court on Saturday, March 29 when they continue OAC competition against the Fighting Muskies of Muskingum University. Saturday's action from New Concord, Ohio is scheduled for 1 p.m.