WINCHESTER, Va. - Shenandoah University returned to the .500 mark in women's tennis Wednesday afternoon with a 6-3 non-league victory over Hood College.
Shenandoah (3-3) took advantage of Hood (4-4) having to forfeit at No. 3 doubles and No. 6 singles to win for the second time in the past three matches.
Hood won in the top two singles flights before Shenandoah clinched it with wins at Nos. 3 through 5.
Crue had the match-clinching victory, rallying for a 2-6, 6-3, 1-0 (12-10) win at No. 3. She was also the lone Shenandoah player to win two contested matches on the day.
Shenandoah Hornets 6, Hood 3
Apr 3, 2019 at Winchester, Va. (Lowry Tennis Courts)
|1. Megan Carter (HOOD) def. Madison Hansen (SUW) 6-1, 6-2|
|2. Skylar Wright (HOOD) def. Madison Rogers (SUW) 6-1, 6-1|
|3. Emma Crue (SUW) def. Jennifer Slick (HOOD) 2-6, 6-3, 1-0 (12-10)|
|4. Megan Hillyard (SUW) def. Jordan Bailey (HOOD) 6-0, 6-0|
|5. Caitlin Bennett (SUW) def. Taylor Hall (HOOD) 6-0, 6-0|
|6. Madison Hoilman (SUW) def. No player (HOOD), by forfeit|
|1. Megan Carter/Skylar Wright (HOOD) def. Madison Hansen/Megan Hillyard (SUW) 8-2|
|2. Emma Crue/Madison Rogers (SUW) def. Jennifer Slick/Jordan Bailey (HOOD) 8-7 (7-5)|
|3. Caitlin Bennett/Mary Wolfrey (SUW) def. No player/No player (HOOD), by forfeit|
|Shenandoah Hornets 3-3|
|Order of finish: Doubles (3,1,2); Singles (6,1,2,5,3,4)