Women’s Tennis Downed at League-Leading Endicott Saturday, 8-1

Women’s Tennis Downed at League-Leading Endicott Saturday, 8-1

BEVERLY, Mass.- The Eastern Nazarene College women's tennis team dropped an 8-1 decision at league-leading Endicott Saturday afternoon.

The Lions fall to 2-9 on the season and 1-6 in the Commonwealth Coast Conference. The Gulls improve to 8-2 overall and remain atop the league standings with an unblemished 6-0 conference record.

Tressa Burrello (Herkimer, N.Y.) and Lindsey Steelman (Darlington, Md.) suffered an 8-2 setback at the top doubles spot to Amy Heacox and Dayna Reilly.

Jordan Cressman (Bomanstown, Pa.) and Hannah Lariviere (Biddeford, Maine) fell to Brittany Potter and Suzie Newman 8-0 at the No. 2 position.

Alecia Tubbs (Rochester, N.Y.) and Bethany Mohnkern (Petersburg, Pa.) absorbed an 8-0 loss at the third slot to Katie Javaruski and Hannah Kravetz.

Eastern Nazarene's lone win on the day came at the No. 2 singles position. Burrello held a 4-3 lead in the first set when her opponent was forced to retire due to an injury.

Steelman fell at the No. 1 singles spot to Natalie Egbert 6-0, 6-2. Cressman lost to Mackenzie Rhodes at the third position 6-1, 6-0 while Tubbs endured a 6-0, 6-1 loss in the No. 4 singles match.

Lariviere and Mohnkern each fell in straight sets at the fifth and sixth singles spots, respectively.

Up next, the Lions wrap up the regular season on the road at Roger Williams October 1.