Hillsboro, Kan. – After a thrilling 5-4 road victory over Friends University the Tabor College women's tennis team fell short in its second conference match of the season Monday afternoon in Hillsboro, Kan. The Lady Jays won just one of its nine matches before falling to Kansas Wesleyan University by the score of 8-1.
Sophomore Rebecca Faber won Tabor's only match of the day in No. 1 singles as she defeated Janel Prather 6-2, 4-6, 6-4 in a thrilling third set tie breaker. Junior Anna Friesen nearly earned the Lady Jays a victory in No. 2 singles but came up just short in a third set tie breaker against Tia Irwin 3-6, 6-4, 4-6.
The Lady Jays dropped all three of its doubles matches as well as Kansas Wesleyan won the rest of its matches in two sets to come away with the victory.
Tabor (1-1 KCAC, 2-6 Overall) will travel to take on Bethel College Thursday April 11, in North Newton, Kan.
# 3 Doubles Krista Schmidt and Marisa Hiett lost to Maria Rodriguez and Schlock 4-8
# 1 Singles Rebecca Faber defeated Janel Prather 6-2, 4-6, 6-4
# 2 Singles Anna Friesen lost to Tia Irwin 3-6, 6-4, 4-6
# 3 Singles Karly Lindroth-Yates lost to Jeni Walters 2-6, 3-6
# 4 Singles Katie Becker lost to Holly Eastwood 4-6, 1-6
# 5 Singles Krista Schmidt lost to Valario Zuanzabar 4-6, 0-1 WD
# 6 Singles Marisa Hiett lost to Maria Rodriguez 3-6, 0-6
|Hutchinson CC at||5:00 pm|
|Cloud County Community College at||7:00 pm|
|Waldorf College at||5:30 pm|
|Waldorf College at||7:00 pm|
|Barton College at||5:00 pm|
|Barton Community College at||7:00 pm|
|Garden City Community College at||5:00 pm|
|Garden City Community College at||7:30 pm|
|Southwestern Christian University at||5:00 pm|
|(RV) Southwestern Christian University at||7:30 pm|