Cougars Defeated by Jacksonville State
JACKSONVILLE, Ala. - The SIUE women's tennis team won two out of three doubles matches, but couldn't pull out the win against Jacksonville State Sunday.
The Gamecocks took the match by a score of 5-2, after the hosts won five of Sunday's six singles matches.
Thomas also won her singles match, coming back from a set down to defeat Kelly Tomlin (3-6, 6-4, 6-0). The win gave Thomas her 11th singles victory of the season.
The loss drops the Cougars to 7-12 overall and 3-5 in the Ohio Valley Conference.
Next up for SIUE are its final two matches before OVC Championships. The Cougars will host Morehead State Saturday at 2 p.m. before welcoming Eastern Kentucky to Edwardsville on Sunday at 11 a.m.
Guasti/Lima (JSU) def. Donner/Halverson (SIUE) 8-3
Krutak/Ilcewicz (SIUE) def. Nguyen/Cmilijic (JSU) 9-8
Thomas/Miller (SIUE) def. Lefton/Bizinos (JSU) 8-6
Guasti (JSU) def. Krutak (SIUE) 1-6, 7-5, 7-5
Lima (JSU) def. Donner (SIUE) 4-6, 6-4, 6-4
Nguyen (JSU) def. Halverson (SIUE) 6-4, 6-2
Bizinos (JSU) def. Ilcewicz (SIUE) 6-7, 7-6, 11-9
Kerindi (JSU) def. Miller (SIUE) 6-0, 6-0
Thomas (SIUE) def. Tomlin (JSU) 3-6, 6-4, 6-0
Final - JSU 5, SIUE 2