Altoona Defeats Behrend Women's Tennis

Altoona Defeats Behrend Women's Tennis

ALTOONA, Pa. – The Penn State Behrend women's tennis team dropped an Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference (AMCC) match on Friday, falling to Penn State Altoona, 8-1.

Score: Penn State Altoona 8, Penn State Behrend 1

Records: Penn State Altoona (3-5, 2-3 AMCC), Penn State Behrend (1-4, 1-3 AMCC)

Key Moments:

* The Altoona Lions swept the doubles matches and won all but the No. 3 singles match
* Four singles matches went into a tiebreaker set
* Only one tiebreaker set went in Behrend's favor
* Hadley Howell (Harborcreek, PA/Harbor Creek) defeated Annie Ruggles 7-5, 3-6, 10-4 at No. 3 singles
* The remaining two singles matches went into an extra set, also resulting in the Altoona Lions favor

Up Next:

* The Lions return to action tomorrow at Mt. Aloysius. Match begins at 11 a.m.