NEW ORLEANS, La-- The University of Mobile women's tennis team fell to NCAA I University of New Orleans 2-5 Saturday afternoon.
The doubles tandem of Cynthia Summersgill and Nancy Machen picked upa default win at No. 3 doubles, while Kari Williams picked up a default win at the No. 5 singles spot.
The other spots where Mobile came closest to picking up victories were No. 2 singles and No. 1 doubles. UNO's Kozue Matsumoto and Amber Garza bested Mobile's No. 1 doubles tandem of Rachel Hartley and Claudia Borges by an 8-4 margin. At No. 2 singles, Hartley battled, but fell 6-7 (5-7), 7-10.
Mobile (3-3, 1-1) returns to action Mar. 26 when they host Belhaven University at 10 am and Tougaloo College at 2 pm.
1. Kozue Matsumoto (UNO-W) def. Borges, Claudia (MOBILE) 6-1, 6-0
2. Kristina Martic (UNO-W) def. Hartley, Rachel (MOBILE) 7-6 (7-5), 10-7
3. Amber Garza (UNO-W) def. Machen, Nancy (MOBILE) 6-0, 6-0
4. Sofija Karalic (UNO-W) def. Smith, Treya (MOBILE) 6-0, 6-0
5. Williams, Kari (MOBILE) def. No player (UNO-W), by forfeit
6. Summersgill, Cynthia (MOBILE) vs. No player (UNO-W) no result
1. Kozue Matsumoto/Amber Garza (UNO-W) def. Hartley, Rachel/Borges, Claudia (MOBILE) 8-4
2. Kristina Martic/Sofija Karalic (UNO-W) def. Williams, Kari/Smith, Treya (MOBILE) 8-0
3. Summersgill, Cynthia/Machen, Nancy (MOBILE) def. No player/No player (UNO-W), by forfeit
University of New Orleans 2-3