Tennis opens Spring season

Tennis opens Spring season

FINDLAY/LEXINGTON - The Heidelberg University men's and women's tennis teams opened up the Spring portion of their season over the weekend.  The men's team traveled to Division II Findlay on Friday while the women's team faced off with Wooster on Saturday.  Both teams fell 9-0 to their opponents.

In the women's match on Saturday, Sofey Fugate and Nicole Millar put up a fight at first doubles, but fell 8-3.  In singles action, Catherine Harris dropped a tough 6-4 first set at #6 singles and ended up losing 6-4, 6-1.

Tyler Flickinger and Dan Driscoll had the best showing for the Berg in the men's match, as they dropped their doubles match 8-3 at #2 doubles.

Both the men's and women's teams will be off from competition until March, when they travel to Hilton Head, South Carolina, for their spring trip, with play beginning on Tuesday the 15th when the men's team faces Thomas (ME) while the women take on Concordia (Wis.)