Women's Tennis News & Highlights
April 09, 2013
Eagles Nipped by Knights
Laubach and Balbi raced to an 8-3 win at first doubles, but the Eagles trailed 2-1 at the end of doubles competition. Laubach earned an efficient 6-3,6-1 win at first singles to set the tone for the visiting Eagles, but the Knights picked up momentum with strong matches at fourth, fifth, and sixth singles.
After dropping her first set 6-0, Balbi battled to a three-set win at the second spot. Kim Kirk emerged with the fourth Eastern point of the day with a a marathon 7-5, 4-6, 7-6 win at third singles. Kirk won the final set with a 7-1 win in the tiebreaker.
The Eagles (2-8, 0-3 Freedom) return to action at Bryn Athyn College tomorrow.
Updated: Tuesday, 09 April 2013