JACKSON, Miss. – On Friday afternoon, the Spring Hill College women's tennis team lost a heartbreaking 5-4 non-conference decision at Millsaps College.
Spring Hill led the Majors (11-4) by a score of 2-1 after doubles play, but Millsaps rallied to win the singles matches in a 4-2 outcome in which the final match of the day on the No. 1 Court decided the final victory as Deena Li Kam Wa pulled out a tie-breaker victory over the Badgers' Shelby Fritscher 6-2, 6-7 (2), 6-2.
1. Fritscher/Montegut (SHC) def. Williams/Kam Wa (MC); 8-4
2. Creekmore/Meyer (MC) def. Michaelis/Hedrick (SHC); 8-3
3. Castello/Ruth Bourque (SHC) def. Kebert/Cosnahan(MC); 8-6
1. Deena Li Kam Wa (MC) def. Shelby Fritscher (SHC); 6-2, 6-7 (2), 6-2
2. Callie Creekmore (MC) def. McCall Hedrick (SHC); 6-1,6-4
3. Lauren Williams (MC) def. Tara Montegut (SHC); 6-1, 6-0
4. Elizabeth Meyer (MC) def. Elise Michaelis (SHC); 6-0, 6-1
5. Monica Castello (SHC) def. Laura Kebert (MC); 6-3, 6-3
6. Maggie Leeds (SHC) def. Margaret Cosnahan (MC); 7-5, 7-5
Spring Hill (7-3) will next play at non-conference opponent Huntingdon College (14-3) in Montgomery on Wednesday at 2 p.m.