The Stetson women’s tennis team (9-6, 4-1) was defeated by ETSU (8-4, 3-0) by a score of 7-0 on Thursday afternoon at the Mandy Stoll Tennis Center.
In doubles, ETSU won two of the three matches to capture an early 1-0 lead. After the Bucs won the first doubles contest, senior Jen Miller and junior Diana Bukajeva defeated Antonia Kolovou and Larn McShane by a score of 8-4 to even things up at 1-1.
In singles, ETSU won all six matches on the day. Freshman Andrea Crespo was the only Hatter to go to three sets, where she eventually lost to Kolovou by a score of 4-6, 6-2, 7-6 (6).
Freshman Alexandra Lyubimova played in the first match of her career on Thursday, but was unable to pick up a victory. She fell to Espana by a score of 6-2, 6-0 at the number six singles position.
Stetson returns to action on Saturday, when the Hatters take on USC Upstate. The match is scheduled to begin at 10:00 a.m.