LEWISTON, Idaho – The SDC women's tennis team hadn't seen this kind of difficulty all season against an NAIA team.
The trailed 2-1 after doubles matches to No. 24 Lewis-Clark. But the Hawks picked it up in singles play taking 5-of-6 to win 6-3 over the Warriors on Monday afternoon.
With the win, the Hawks improved to 5-1 on the season, while the Warriors fall to 2-9.
Augustine, the reigning GSAC Player of the Month, quickly defeated her opponent in No. 1 Singles in straight sets, 6-0, 6-0.
Brooke Ferslov-Jensen fell in her singles action 7-5, 6-2. Aleksandra Emelianova won a close battle, 7-5, 7-6 in No. 3 Singles. Miriam Boeta fought off Isadora Oliveira in No. 6 Singles in three sets, 6-2, 7-5, 7-6.
The Hawks will quickly turn around and take on No. 7 Indiana Wesleyan on March 9 at the Lake Murray Tennis Center
Tennis Match Results
San Diego Christian vs Lewis-Clark State College
03/06/2017 at Lewiston, ID
(Lewis Clark Tennis Center)
#13 San Diego Christian 6, #24 Lewis-Clark State College 3
1. AUGUSTINE, Brittany (SDC) def. Lang,Lauren (LCSCW) 6-0, 6-0
2. Uhlenkott,Hannah (LCSCW) def. FERSLOV-JENSEN, Broo (SDC) 7-5, 6-2
3. EMELIANOVA, Aleksand (SDC) def. Buckingham,Stephanie (LCSCW) 7-5, 7-6
4. GESCHKE, Nadine (SDC) def. Rosselli,Laura (LCSCW) 7-5, 6-4
5. BORSOS, Heather (SDC) def. Andres,Begona (LCSCW) 6-4, 6-2
6. BOETA, Miriam (SDC) def. Oliveira, Isadora (LCSCW) 6-2, 5-7, 7-6 (10-5)
1. AUGUSTINE, Brittany/GESCHKE, Nadine (SDC) def. Uhlenkott,Hannah/Buckingham,Stephanie (LCSCW) 8-2
2. Lang,Lauren/Andres,Begona (LCSCW) def. EMELIANOVA, Aleksand/BORSOS, Heather (SDC) 8-4
3. Oliveira, Isadora/Rosselli,Laura (LCSCW) def. FERSLOV-JENSEN, Broo/BOETA, Miriam (SDC) 9-8 (10-5)
San Diego Christian 5-1; National ranking #13
Lewis-Clark State College 2-9; National ranking #24