Women's Tennis Handles Mount St. Joseph 8-1

Women's Tennis Handles Mount St. Joseph 8-1


CINCINNATI, Ohio -- Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology improved to 4-1 overall and 3-1 in Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference women's tennis play with a convincing 8-1 victory at Mount St. Joseph on Saturday.

The Fightin' Engineers opened the match with a sweep of three doubles matches.  Anna Thompson and Naomi Bhagat won 8-4 at the No. 1 position; Bella Evans and Kyla Jarvis had an 8-0 win at the No. 2 flight; and Lauren Edwards teamed with Becca Stanley for an 8-2 victory at No. 3.

In singles play, the top five flights enjoyed straight set wins.  Winners included Thompson, Evans, Bhagat, Edwards and Sydney Short.

Rose-Hulman (4-1, 3-1 HCAC) returns to action next weekend in Homecoming matchups with Defiance and Indiana University-East.