SE Women Welcome Lions

Southeastern women's tennis is set to welcome Arkansas-Fort Smith to the Southeastern Tennis Complex for a 1 p.m. match on Feb. 22.

The Savage Storm will be looking to take their record over .500 for the first time this spring and build upon a big win over Austin College back on Feb. 19.

The Lions come to town with a 4-4 record on the season and have lost two in-a-row, with the last being a 5-4 defeat to No. 11 Cameron.

The Storm is coming off its most dominant win of the season to get back to .500 on the young year.

SE downed the Roos by an 8-1 score.

SE opened with a doubles sweep, led by 8-0 wins by No. 1 duo Andreea Georgescu and Sabina Mardarenko and No. 2 duo Fabiola Juarez and Cassaundra Braaten.

Marina Dias and Elba Haugen rounded out the doubles points with an 8-3 win at No. 3.

Mardarenko led off with a 6-0, 7-5 win at No. 1 in singles, while Juarez and Georgescu followed up with victories at No. 2 and No. 3, respectively, to seal the victory.

Haugen and Dias picked up straight-set victories at No. 5 and 6, while the lone Storm loss came as Braaten retired form her match at the No. 4 spot due to illness.

Comments are posted from viewers like you and do not always reflect the views of this station. powered by Disqus