LAREDO – Laredo Community College won five of six singles matches and two of three doubles to defeat St. Mary’s University in women’s tennis action Thursday.
Ashley Hernandez (Fr., Cibolo) won the only singles match of the day for the Rattlers, picking up the victory at number six. Tiffany Edwards (Jr., San Antonio) had perhaps the most exciting match, falling by a close 6-4, 6-4, count at number five singles. Edwards and Rachel Calderon (So., El Paso) also picked up a win at number three doubles.
With the loss the Rattlers fell to 2-3 this season. They will return to action on Saturday at 9 a.m. when they host McMurry University at the St. Mary’s Tennis Courts.
Laredo Community College 7, St. Mary’s 2
#1 J. Mezo (LCC) def. Vanessa Sholles (STMU), 6-1, 6-0
#2 L. Santos (LCC) def. Hayley Harris (STMU), 6-1, 6-1
#3 C. Drame (LCC) def. Danielle Aranda (STMU), 6-0, 6-1
#4 K. Rodriguez (LCC) def. Rachel Calderon (STMU), 6-4, 6-0
#5 N. Ramos (LCC) def. Tiffany Edward’s (STMU), 6-4, 6-4
#6 Ashley Hernandez (STMU) won by default
#1 Mezo/Santos (LCC) def. Harris/Riddle (STMU), 8-0
#2 Drame/Rodriguez (LCC) def. Aranda/Sholles (STMU), 8-3
#3 Calderon/Edwards (STMU) won by default
Records: St. Mary’s 2-3