PROVIDENCE, R.I.- In a showdown between the top two teams in the Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC), the Eastern Nazarene College women's tennis team suffered a narrow 5-4 loss at Johnson & Wales (R.I.) Saturday.
The Lions slip to 4-2 on the season and 2-1 in the GNAC with the setback. The Wildcats remain undefeated on the year at 7-0 overall with a 4-0 mark in league action.
The guests fell behind 2-1 after doubles play.
The two squads halved the six singles matches as Johnson & Wales secured its seventh-straight victory.
Looking ahead, Eastern Nazarene will look to snap its two-match skid as it host the University of Saint Joseph (Conn.) September 24.