March 11, 2014

Cowgirls Fall To Principia

INDIAN HILLS, Calif. — Hardin-Simmons' women's tennis team fell to Principia, 6-3, in the second match of its spring break trip to California.

After HSU won two of the three doubles matches to take a 2-1 lead, Principia answered with wins in all of the close matches and won five of the six singles matches.

Jasmine Briant at No. 4 singles was the only Cowgirl to win. Genene Haddad and Alynna Phouthakhio each lost tough three setters.

Hadad and Briant won 9-8 at No. 1 doubles and the Smith sisters won 8-2 at No. 2 doubles.

HSU is 1-4 on the year and will close the trip tomorrow with a 6 p.m. match against Cal Tech.

Principia 6, Hardin-Simmons 3

Singles

1. Carlie Sanderude (PC) def. Genene Haddad, 3-6, 6-1, 6-3

2. Hanne Anderson (PC) def. Hannah Smith, 6-3, 6-1

3. A.C McMullen (PC) def. Jenna Smith, 7-5, 6-2

4. Jasmine Briant (HSU) def. Caitlin Carney, 6-3, 6-2

5. Lily Richards (PC) def. Alynna Phouthakhio, 3-6, 6-1, 7-6 (7-5)

6. Nat DeLoach (PC) def. Kacie Berutti, 6-4, 6-2

 

Doubles

1. Haddad/Briant (HSU) def. Sanderude/Anderson, 9-8

2. H. Smith/J. Smith (HSU) def. Carney/Richards, 8-2

3. McMullen/DeLoach (PC) def. Phouthakhio/Berutti, 8-2

 

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