Stephens Tennis Swept by Missouri Valley College in Second Meeting
MARSHALL, Mo. - Playing without senior Chelsea Cross for the second straight match, the Stephens College tennis team lost 9-0 to Missouri Valley College on Thursday.
It marked the second time this season that the Vikings defeated the Stars. In the earlier matchup on March 19, Missouri Valley College won 7-2, with Dina Kaissi stealing a win at No. 1 singles. The No. 2 doubles team of Chelsea Cross and Gracie Strawn also recorded a victory in the first meeting.
With the victory, Missouri Valley College moved to 12-3 on the season, while the loss dropped the Stars to 3-9 overall.
Missouri Valley - 9
Stephens - 0
No. 1 - Lilian Blasque (MVC) def. Dina Kaissi (SC) - 9-7
No. 2 - Betsabe Vasquez (MVC) def. Courtney Huels (SC) - 8-2
No. 3 - Jelica Stamatovic (MVC) def. Gracie Strawn (SC) - 8-6
No. 4 - Christina Fergason (MVC) def. Dani Kelley (SC) - 8-1
No. 5 - Vanessa Urbschat (MVC) def. Emily Mendoza (SC) - 8-6
No. 6 - Beatriz Sales (MVC) won by default
No. 1 – Lilian Blasque/Adela Gil (MVC) def. Dina Kaissi/Courtney Huels (SC) – 8-4
No. 2 – Samantha Johnson/Beatriz Sales (MVC) def. Gracie Strawn/Dani Kelley (SC) – 8-3
No. 3 – Christina Fergason/Vanessa Urbschat (MVC) won by default