Warriors Drop Conference Opener

Photo by John Bolton Photography
Photo by John Bolton Photography

Central, SC - Southern Wesleyan fell to the Emmanuel College Lions in a 7-0 final on Tuesday afternoon. 

Game Vitals

Final: Emmanuel 7, Southern Wesleyan 0

Records: Southern Wesleyan (1-5 / CC 0-1) Emmanuel (2-7 / CC 1-0)

Coach Thompson Says...

"I'm excited about our men's and women's tennis teams efforts today! We played competitive in all of the matches and gave ourselves a chance to win. I'm looking forward to our next match!"

How It Happened

The Warriors went 0-3 in doubles action on Tuesday afternoon. The team of Jennifer Ball and Chyna Jones fell to Fantine Botella and Chloe O'Connor in a 6-0 final. Kristi Cooper and Iva Jankovic fell to Pearllan Cipriano and Lauren Castillon in a 6-2 final. Alex Golliher and Caitlynn Nixon fell to Katharina Kiderlen and Marta Rozadoz in a 6-1 final. 

In singles action, the Warriors went 0-5. Jennifer Ball fell to Fantine Botella in 6-2 and 6-2 final scores. Iva Jankovic fell to Pearllan Cipriano in 6-2 and 6-4 final scores. Chyna Jones fell to Marta Rozadoz in a 7-5 final. Alex Golliher fell to Lauren Castillon in 6-1 and 6-2 final scores and Caitlynn Nixon fell to Victoria Silva in 6-0 and 6-1 final scores. 

What's Next

Southern Wesleyan travels to play Montreat College at 3 p.m. on February 28. They will then host the Mars Hill Lions on March 2 at 1 p.m.