Blackburn Defeats Fontbonne in home Opener

Blackburn Defeats Fontbonne in home Opener

The Blackburn Women's Tennis team got their first win of the spring season, defeating Fontbonne University 5-4 on a cold and cloudy afternoon in Carlinville, IL on Tuesday March 20th, 2018.

Breakdown of Scores:

Singles: #1 Gariel Pierce was defeated 1-6, 3-6; #2 Bonny Eyer was edged 3-6, 3-6; #3 Sophie Netemeyer was defeated in a close match 4-6, 4-6; Erica Bechtold wins debut match 6-1, 6-0, #5 Cierra Gibson won a hard fought match 6-4, 6-3; and #6 Fatima Noor won by forfeit 

Doubles: #1 Bonny Eyer/Sophie Netemeyer were defeated 8-0, #2 Gariel Pierce/Erica Bechtold won 8-2, and #3 Fatima Noor/Asia Coleman won by forfeit.

Next match: Home against Greenville on Friday March 23, 2018 @ 4:30