Saturday, September 28, 2013
Host Earlham College posted wins in five of six singles action and all three doubles matches on Saturday afternoon en route to an 8-1 HCAC win against the Mount. With the loss the Lions fall to 1-5 overall, 0-4 in the HCAC, and will be back in action on Oct. 2 when they host a conference match against Transylvania University.
Sixth singles player Holly Rainey (Morrow, OH/Clinton-Massie) posted the team's lone win against the Quakers, recording a 6-1, 6-2 victory. Rainey and third doubles partner Sarah Kennedy (Harrison, OH/Harrison) dropped an 8-3 decision. Mount fourth singles player Harley Huston (East Palestine, IN/East Palestin) also played well against Earlham, falling in a third set tie-breaker, 10-5. Morgan Hoehn (Cincinnati, OH/Colerain) won six games at second singles, despite losing in straight sets.