TIFFIN – The Heidelberg University women's tennis team dropped a 7-2 match to Ohio Northern on Saturday in Tiffin. The Student Princes managed to win a pair of straight-set singles matches, but were unable to overcome the Polar Bears in the other matches, falling in straight sets in each.
Heidelberg fell to 5-8 (2-4 OAC) with the loss while ONU improved to 16-2 (5-1 OAC).
At third singles, Markilynn Hogle picked up an impressive win and cruised to a 6-0, 6-1 victory.
Allie Gales picked up a win of her own at fourth singles, grinding out a 7-6 win in the second set after taking the first set 6-1.
HU was unable to take more than 3 games in any other set in the remaining singles and doubles matches as Ohio Northern left Tiffin with the win.
Heidelberg returns to action next Saturday for the final regular-season match that is currently scheduled. That OAC contest at Otterbein is scheduled to begin at 1:00 p.m.