Women's Tennis drops decision to UT Martin
Saturday, March 13, 2010

Nashville, Tenn. - In two days, the women's tennis team dropped consecutive conference matches when Tennessee State University fell 7-0 to UT Martin at the TSU Tennis Complex on Saturday afternoon.

The Tigers move to 0-2 overall with an identical record in league play. The Skyhawks improve to 3-2 on the year posting their first conference win with a 1-0 record in the OVC.

TSU was swept in singles and doubles competition playing an eight-point pro-set in doubles play losing three straight, 8-0 (No.1), 8-1 (No.2) and 8-0 (No.3).

The team of Lia Stewart and Kryston Mason (No.2) were the only pair to post a game point falling to UTM's Alice Laing and Jodie Tiley, 8-1.

In singles competition, TSU was blanked in all matches and sets (6-0) with the exception of Mason's 6-0, 6-1, loss to  Anna Winklemann in No. 4 play.

TSU Tennis will return to action when the men and women's teams head to Morehead State for conference play. The match is scheduled for Friday, March 19, at 3 p.m. on the Sadler Courts.