Warriors Challenge Crusaders But Unable To Come Out On Top

Photo by John Bolton Photography
Photo by John Bolton Photography

Central, SC – Southern Wesleyan fell to the Belmont Abbey Crusaders in a 6-3 final score on Thursday afternoon.


Match Vitals

Final: Belmont Abbey 6, Southern Wesleyan 3

Records: Southern Wesleyan (5-8 / CC 2-4) Belmont Abbey (9-10 / CC 5-2)


How It Happened

The Warriors took one of the three doubles match-ups of the afternoon.  Kristi Cooper and Chyna Jones defeated DeFrench and Dorn in an 8-5 final.  Alexia Rodriguez and Jennifer Ball challenged in their doubles match-up, but fell in an 8-6 final.

In singles play, Southern Wesleyan took two of the six match-ups.  Jennifer Ball won her match in 6-3 and 6-3 final scores.  Ball was followed by 6-3 and 6-3 victories by sophomore Kristi Cooper.


What's Next

Southern Wesleyan will remain at home on April 6 as they take on the University of Mount Olive Trojans at 4 p.m.  They will then travel to North Greenville on April 10.