Clippers Fall at Home to Indiana (PA) for First Loss, 6-3
Bronxville, NY – The twenty-seventh ranked Concordia College Clippers women's tennis team played in a non-conference match on Sunday afternoon at the Meyers Tennis Center. The Clippers battled the twenty-ninth ranked Indiana University (PA) Crimson Hawks as Concordia would suffer their first loss of the season, 6-3.
The Clippers struggled early in the match as Indiana (PA) took a 2-1 lead after doubles play. Yuliya Plevako (Astana, Kazakhstan) and Clara Catanzano (Sete, France) captured a win at #1 doubles with an 8-5 victory.
Ana S.O. Mendes (Rio De Janeiro, Brazil) and Juliana Frey (Rio De Janeiro, Brazil) fell at #2 doubles, 8-5, while the #3 doubles team of Maria Ortiz (Bogota, Columbia) and Camilla Gomes Xavier (Belo Horizonte, Brazil) were defeated 8-1.
In singles competition, Plevako won at #1 singles 5-7, 7-6 (7-5), 10-5 and Frey captured a victory at #4 singles 6-4, 0-6, 10-3. Concordia was unable to secure any more wins as they would drop the remaining four matches.
Concordia (10-1, 8-0 CACC) have no more regular season matches on their schedule. The Clippers will now wait until the seeding is announced to determine who they will play in the NCAA post season. Be sure to check back to ConcordiaClippers.com for updates on their quest for a national championship.