Score: Wartburg 7, Emerson 2
Records: Emerson Lions (4-3) ; Wartburg Knights (11-6)
Location: Orlando, Fl. (USTA National Campus)
Date: Monday, March 2, 2020
The Lead: The Emerson women's tennis team continued on with spring break play in an early match where they were topped, 7-2, by the Wartburg Knights on Monday morning in Orlando.
- Flores picked up a singles victory in straight sets and Woodbury followed in the second singles match, picking up the win in three sets.
HOW IT HAPPENED
- Emerson found themselves down 3-0 after being swept in its doubles matches.
- Madison Overmann and Sydney Rottinghaus topped the number one pairing of Woodbury and Sophie Oglansky, 8-4.
- In the number two doubles pairing, Flores-Barber and Thea Nagle shouldered the 8-1 setback.
- Cassie Burns and Sarah Skeeles dropped the third doubles match, falling to Lauren O'Brian and Rachel Zittergruen, 8-2.
- Emerson was able to picked up wins in the top two singles matches, but fell in its final four games.
- #1: Flores-Barber defeated Overmann: 6-1, 6-3.
- #2: Woodbury battled to a three-set victory over Rottinghaus: 7-6 (2-0), 2-6, 10-2.
- #3: Oglansky fell to O'Brian: 7-6, 0-6.
- #4: Nagle lost to Fox: 3-6, 0-6.
- #5: Olivia Phillips beat Burns: 2-6, 3-6.
- #6: Skeels fell in the final singles match: 6-3, 0-6, 8-10.
- Emerson embarks in another early morning match at the USTA National Campus on Tuesday, March 3 against Midway at 8:00 a.m.