Sumter, SC – The Emmanuel College Women's Tennis Team traveled to the home of the Anderson University Trojans for one last event to clinch the Fall Season.
The match started with the doubles teams competing very close in all courts, but the Lions rapidly earned a point on court #2 with Raich/Kiderlen by 8-5. The Trojans had a 2-1 lead going into singles and stretched their lead even more with 2 extra wins in singles plays on courts #1 and #4. Emmanuel started to fight back, starting with a major come back from the Junior, Pearllan Cipriano in 3 sets by 4-6 6-2 6-4. The third point for the traveling team came from court #3, also in 3 sets, by the hands of the Sophomore Maria Raich by 6-3 6-7 6-1. The overall score now was 4-3, in favor of Anderson, but the Lady Lions were able to get last wins to clinch the match. First on court #6, with Chloe O'Connor with a secure win by 6-1 6-2 and then with the Junior Katharina Kiderlen, 7-6 6-1.
This was the last official match for the Fall Season for the Emmanuel Tennis Team this Fall. The defending NCCAA South Region Champs will be back in action on February 3rd when EC travels to face the NCAA Division I, Wofford College. First Serve is scheduled for 2:30PM.
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