Sports, Tennis

Women’s tennis goes 1-1 in non-conference play Saturday

The women’s tennis team competed in two matches Saturday at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire.

The Knights defeated St. Norbert 6-3 in their first match.

Jennifer Dallenbach was defeated by Nancy Chybowski 6-3, 7-5 at No. 1 singles. Wartburg won the next four single’s matches and lost the sixth singles match.

The firts doubles pair of Melissa Davis and Claire Evans won their match 8-2.

Wartburg faced UW-Eau Claire next and lost that match 8-1.  The lone victory came from Claire Evans at 4th singles winning her sets at 7-6, and 6-4.

Wartburg (4-2, 0-1) returns to conference play Tuesday when they face rival Luther (6-1, 2-1) in Decorah at 4 p.m.

The Knights began conference play with an 8-1 lost to perennial power Coe last Sunday.

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