March 28, 2011
San Antonio – The St. Mary’s women’s tennis team dropped a hard-fought match to Dallas Baptist on Saturday, falling 8-1 at St. Mary’s Tennis Courts.
Cimen “Mimi” Soy (Sr., Gothenburg, Sweden) and Erica Carmona (Jr., Converse, Texas) teamed up to top Ollan/Holmes 9-8 in doubles play, but it wasn’t enough against a deep DBU squad.
Soy narrowly lost her singles match, falling to Gennissen 4-6, 6-1, 6-2, as did Carmona in a 6-0, 6-1 defeat to Innes.
Elisha Bryant (So., Plano, Texas) competed in her first action of the spring semester, teaming with Anita Qureshi (So., San Antonio) in a close match against Rutt/Atkins in doubles play. Rutt/Atkins won 8-4.
The Lady Rattlers are 4-8 on the season and 0-2 in Heartland Conference competition.