THIBODAUX, La. – The SIUE women's tennis team fell to Nicholls State 7-0 at the Colonel Tennis Complex Wednesday.
The Cougars (0-10) kept multiple matches close, but the Colonels (7-3) pulled away to win their second straight team match.
In No. 1 doubles play, SIUE's Lara Tupper and Ann-Christine Link were up 5-2 against Stephanie Barnett and Lingfeng Gu (NSU) before their match was called due to the Cougars falling in the No. 2 and 3 matches.
In No. 3 singles, Raillane Kamdem took her match to three sets, eventually falling to Mariia Kozachok (NSU) 6-7, 6-2, 10-7.
SIUE will head to New Orleans Thursday to face the Privateers at the University Tennis Center at 2 p.m.