Cowgirls Fall To McMurry

Cowgirls Fall To McMurry

ABILENE, Texas - Hardin-Simmons' women's tennis team fell 7-2 to McMurry in American Southwest Conference action at the Seidel-Swaggerty Tennis Complex at McMurry.

Michaela Ellison and Abigail Kendall gave the Cowgirls an 8-4 win at No. 1 doubles but the War Hawks took the other two matches for a 2-1 lead heading into singles.

Grace Masonheimer was the only Cowgirl to post a victory in singles play. She won 6-3, 4-6, 10-7 at No. 6.

HSU is now 1-14 overall and 1-1 in ASC play. McMurry is now 8-6 overall and 2-1 in league play. HSU will host Sul Ross State on Saturday.



McMurry University 7, Hardin-Simmons 2

Singles

1. Samantha Ritz (MCM) def. Michaela Ellison, 6-3, 7-5

2. Claire Huffine (MCM) def. Kyra Mobley, 6-1, 6-1

3. Zayra Gomez (MCM) def. Maddie Hammond, 6-4, 6-4

4. Briana Perez (MCM) def. Abigail Kendall, 6-1, 6-0

5. Neah Garza (MCM) def. Kelsey Doege, 6-1, 6-2

6. Grace Masonheimer (HSU) def. Kaitlyn Roberts, 6-3, 4-6, 10-7

Doubles

1. Michaela Ellison/Abigail Kendall (HSU) def. Samantha Ritz/Kiara Jones, 8-4

2. Claire Huffine/Zayra Gomez (MCM) def. Kyra Mobley/Maddie Hammond, 9-8 (7-3)

3. Briana Perez/Kaitlyn Roberts (MCM) def. Kelsey Doege/Elizabeth Lopez, 8-6