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Women's tennis falls at Coe in A-R-C play

Megan Grubb
Megan Grubb

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- The Simpson women's tennis team lost 7-2 at Coe on Saturday in an American Rivers Conference match.

Emily King improved to 2-1 on the year in A-R-C play at No. 1 singles for the Storm (1-3, 1-2 A-R-C). Grubb went 7-5 and 7-6 at the top spot to narrowly win over the Cohawk (3-0, 2-0 A-R-C). Megan Grubb tallied the team's second victory of the day by default. 

The duo of Kennedi Wright and King were clipped 8-7 at No. 1 doubles, while Lorin Miller and Grubb just lost at No. 3 doubles, 8-5.

Simpson returns to the courts on Friday for ITA Regionals in St. Peter, Minn.

Singles competition
1. Emily King (SIM) def. Isabella Hoppenjans, 7-5, 7-6
2. Megan Grubb (SIM) def. Eliza Sundermann, by default
3. Emma Lassen (COE) def. Kennedi Wright, 6-0, 6-1
4. Ella White (COE) def. Donni Kinghorn, 6-0, 6-0
5. Tori Montoya (COE) def. Samantha Goodger, 6-2, 6-4
6. Wenzia Sweeney (COE) def. Allie Smith, 6-0, 6-0

Doubles competition
1. Isabella Hoppenjans/Eliza Sundermann (COE) def. Emily King/Kennedi Wright, 8-7
2. Emma Lassen/Ella White (COE) def. Donni Kinghorn/Samantha Goodger, 8-3
3. Tori Montoya/Sophie Craig (COE) def. Megan Grubb/Lorin Miller, 8-5