Women Fall in Atlantic Region Contest

Women Fall in Atlantic Region Contest

Blacksburg, VA- Women's tennis was back in action against Atlantic Region foe, Shepherd University. After a few hard fought singles matches, Shepherd just edged the Big Blues, winning 6-3.

Wendy Rudhu and Laura Hernandez got things started off well by winning their doubles match 8-5. Rudhu then turned around in her singles match and beat Shepherd's #1 6-1, 6-1. Hernandez took the momentum from the doubles match and transitioned to an easy 6-1, 6-1 victory at the #2 spot.

Kelsi Browning nearly had a come from behind victory at the #3 singles position. Browning fell 6-3 in set 1 but was in a tight set 2. Browning was able to come back but fell 7-5 to end the match.

Bluefield State has over a week off before traveling up to Institute, WV to take on West Virginia State on Saturday March 4th.