Women's Tennis Falls in Florida Opener

R LogoTAMPA, FLA. -- Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology dropped a 9-0 decision to nationally tested Ave Maria in women's tennis action on Monday.

The Fightin' Engineers stand 11-4 on the season and return to action on Tuesday against Southeastern University.

AVE MARIA 9, ROSE-HULMAN 0

Singles competition
1. Heather Esker (AMU) def. Marie Stettler (RHIT) 6-0, 6-3
2. Mary Kate Lee (AMU) def. Melissa Montgomery (RHIT) 6-0, 6-0
3. Lexi Hammerguist (AMU) def. Paige Cook (RHIT) 6-1, 6-0
4. Jaclyn Ruiz (AMU) def. Lauren Miller (RHIT) 6-2, 6-2
5. Eileen Lee (AMU) def. Kylie McCollum (RHIT) 7-6 (10-8), 6-4
6. Jessica Cocks (AMU) def. Lauren Reberger (RHIT) 7-6 (7-5), 6-4

Doubles competition
1. Heather Esker/Mary Kate Lee (AMU) def. Marie Stettler/Melissa Montgomery (RHIT) 8-1
2. Eileen Lee/Lexi Hammerguist (AMU) def. Paige Cook/Lauren Miller (RHIT) 8-0
3. Jaclyn Ruiz/Jessica Cocks (AMU) def. Kylie McCollum/Lauren Reberger (RHIT) 8-3