FRANKLIN SPRINGS, Ga. - The Emmanuel College women's tennis team fell to Lincoln Memorial University 1-6 on Friday.
The Lions started out behind after dropping the doubles point. Doubles #2 Victoria Silva and Selina Donecker were defeated by their opponent 4-6. Doubles #3 Lauren Castillon and Julia Ramos fell 1-6. With the doubles point already lost, Doubles #1 Maria Raich Solans and Zyanya Rogel Valencia didn't finish.
In singles play, Raich Solans was the sole Lion to win her match by score of 6-4, 7-6. Despite their efforts Singles #2-6 were unable to stop the dominant Railsplitters. Rogel Valencia fell 3-6, 7-6, 2-6. Marta Rozados Barriero was topped 3-6, 3-6. Silva lost her match 6-2, 4-6, 2-6. Donecker was defeated 4-6, 3-6. Singles #6 Ramos narrowly lost 7-6, 2-6, 5-6.
Next up, the Lions will take on Wofford on Saturday, November 8th.
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