McMurry extended their win streak to four with a 7-2 win over Southwestern on Friday in Abilene.
McM led 2-1 after the hotly-contested doubles matches. The War Hawks won both Nos. 2 and 3 doubles. At No. 2 pairs play, sophomores Chloe Patterson and Madison Hathorn improved their team-leading record to 13-2 with an 8-5 win over the Pirates' Kali Rose and Nicole Wilson. At No. 3 doubles, Bree Brosig and Gabby Camacho outlasted Virginia Stofer and Maranda Kahl, 8-6.
Five wins out of the six singles matches provided the margin of victory for McMurry. The War Hawks won Nos. 1-4 singles, as well as No. 6, and all in straight sets. Patterson handled things at the No. 1 position with a 6-2, 7-5 win over Julie Swets.
Kali Rose was the only Pirate to win her singles match, defeating Hathorn in straight sets 6-3, 6-3.
Southwestern falls to 7-5 on the year while McMurry improves to 12-3.
McMurry University 7, Southwestern (Tex.) 2
Apr 03, 2015 at Abilene, Texas (Seidel-Swagerty Tennis Center)
|1. Chloe Patterson (MCMWT) def. Julie Swets (SUWTN) 6-2, 7-5|
|2. Dana LeMieux (MCMWT) def. Marieke Visser (SUWTN) 6-1, 6-2|
|3. Jessica Bentley (MCMWT) def. Emilie Moeller (SUWTN) 6-2, 6-4|
|4. Bree Brosig (MCMWT) def. Nicole Wilson (SUWTN) 6-3, 7-5|
|5. Kali Rose (SUWTN) def. Madison Hathorn (MCMWT) 6-3, 6-3|
|6. Gabby Camacho (MCMWT) def. Virginia Stofer (SUWTN) 7-5, 6-1|
|1. Emilie Moeller/Julie Swets (SUWTN) def. Dana LeMieux/Jessica Bentley (MCMWT) 8-2|
|2. Chloe Patterson/Madison Hathorn (MCMWT) def. Kali Rose/Nicole Wilson (SUWTN) 8-5|
|3. Bree Brosig/Gabby Camacho (MCMWT) def. Virginia Stofer/Maranda Kahl (SUWTN) 8-6|
|Southwestern (Tex.) 7-5|
|McMurry University 12-3; Regional ranking #14|