Brevard, N.C.- The Brevard College women’s tennis team lost a hard-fought 5-4 match with the Pfeiffer Falcons at McCoy Tennis Complex on Friday afternoon.
Michelle Prata and Claire Dillman went undefeated on the afternoon, working together to win at no. 1 doubles and each emerging victorious from their singles matches.
Prata and Dillman defeated Pfeiffer’s Taylor Lindsay and Valeria Mendoza 8-2. In their singles action, Prata defeated Lindsay 6-3 and 10-6 on the no. 1 court while Dillman handled Hannah Watson 6-4 and 6-1 on the no. 2 court.
Elise Labus also won her singles match over Chelsi Haefele 6-1 and 6-3 on the no. 4 court as the women’s team falls to 0-2 with the loss.
The Tornados are in Hilton Head, South Carolina next week and will play matches against Palm Beach Atlantic, Ashford, Findlay and Florida Tech.
1.Michelle Prata/ Claire Dillman def T. Lindsay/ V. Mendoza (8-3)
2. H. Watson/ C. Haefele def. Elise Labus/ Nirvanna Silva
1. Michelle Prata def. T. Lindsay (6-3 4-6 (10-6)
2. Claire Dillman def H. Watson (6-4 6-1)
3. V. Mendoza def K Oullette (6-1 6-1)
4. Elise Labus def. C. Haefele (6-1 6-1)
5. B. Oliver def. Nirvanna Silva (6-2 6-3)