Box Score CONWAY, ARK.
– The Missouri State women's tennis team closed non-conference play on Friday with a 6-1 loss to McNeese State in a neutral site contest at UCA Tennis Courts.
McNeese State (11-2) just edged Missouri State (5-7) in doubles action to take a 1-0 lead into singles play.
Sophomore Alye Darter
captured Missouri State's only win at No. 1 singles. The Rogers, Ark., native collected a three-set victory, 6-0, 4-6, 10-8, over McNeese State's Giovanna Fioretti to move to 5-7 on the season for the Bears.
Missouri State opens Missouri Valley Conference play next weekend in Illinois. MSU will first take on Bradley on Saturday, April 7, at 1 p.m. in Peoria, then face Illinois State on Sunday, April 8, at 10 a.m. in Normal.
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No. 1 – Sarah Jurakova/Hannah Brett (MCN) def. Alye Darter
No. 2 – Giovanna Fioretti/Marija Mastilovic (MCN) def. Anelisse Torrico Moreno
No. 3 – Charoline Erlandsson/Phonexay Chitdara (MCN) def Fati Khamissi
No. 1 – Alye Darter
(MSU) def. Giovanna Fioretti (MCN) 6-0, 4-6, 10-8
No. 2 – Sarah Jurakova (MCN) def. Anelisse Torrico Moreno
(MSU) 6-0, 6-2
No. 3 – Hannah Brett (MCN) def. Phoebe Boeschen
(MSU) 6-4, 6-3
No. 4 – Marija Mastilovic (MCN) def. Fati Khamissi
(MSU) 6-3, 6-1
No. 5 – Charoline Erlandsson (MCN) def. Abbey Belote
(MSU) 6-1, 6-1
No. 6 – Phonexay Chitdara (MCN) def. Alexia Meyer
(MSU) 6-0, 6-3
Order of Finish: Doubles – 3,2,1 Singles – 5,4,6,2,3,1