XU Drops to Temple 5-2
March 20, 2011
CINCINNATI- The Xavier women's tennis team dropped to 5-10 for the season after losing to conference foe Temple 5-2, Sunday. Sophomore Katie Pleiman earned the lone singles victory with a 6-2, 7-6(4) over Theresa Stangl in the No. 1 slot.
In doubles play seniors Kelsey Kinnard and Tifanie Treece defeated Elyse Steiner and Lucie Pazderova 8-6 in the No.1 match. Katie Pleiman and sophomore Kally Alkire came out victorious against Stangl and Jordan Batey 8-6 in the No. 2 spot.
"Today's match was quite tight and unfortunately for us Temple was just a little better today. We need to refocus and get ready for another big conference weekend taking on Duquesne and Dayton both solid teams" said head coach Eric Toth.
XU takes on Duquesne Friday at 7 p.m. home at Club at Harpers' Point