ADRIAN, Mich.--The Adrian College women's tennis team overcame a 2-1 deficit after the doubles competition to win five of six singles matches and capture a 6-3 non-conference victory Sunday over NAIA-scholarship University of Saint Francis at the Craft Tennis Complex.
Junior Renae Adams Almasy led the way for the Bulldogs with two points, teaming up with freshman Samantha Cyrus to pick up Adrian's lone win at No. 2 doubles and then defeating Brittany Barger at No. 2 singles, 6-2, 6-4.
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Bulldogs resume the Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association schedule on Tuesday (4 p.m.) at home against Albion College.
1. Hannah Haas/Kailyn Gibson (SF) d. Amber Laginess/Victoria Watson (AC) 8-4
2. Renae Adams Almasy/Samantha Cyrus (AC) d. Taylor Stanchin/Shelby Richardson (SF) 8-4
3. Brittany Barger/Rebecca Faber(SF) d. Julia Maltbie/Makayla Jorgensen (AC) 8-1
1. Amber Laginess (AC) d. Hannah Haas (SF) 6-3, 7-5
2. Renae Adams Almasy (AC) d. Brittany Barger (SF) 6-2, 6-4
3. Samantha Cyrus (AC) d. Courtney Witte (SF) 6-1, 3-6, 10-7
4. Rebecca Faber (SF) d. Victoria Watson (AC) 6-4, 2-6, 10-5
5. Olivia Neumann (AC) d. Shelby Richardson (SF) 6-0, 6-4
6. Makayla Jorgensen (AC) d. Lauren Zack (SF) 6-0, 6-4
Match notes: Order of finish in doubles (3,1,2) and singles (2,5,6,1,3,4)...overall records--Adrian 6-7; Saint Francis (Ind.) 6-13...