Gulls drop first CAC match of the season

Gulls drop first CAC match of the season

FREDERICKSBURG, Va. - The Salisbury University women's tennis team fell to Capital Athletic Conference foe and No. 7 ranked University of Mary Washington 9-0 Sunday at the UMW Indoor Tennis Center.

Salisbury junior Anna Marie Kable and sophomore Jackie Burr took Natalia Fugate and Becky Morse-Karzen to the limit in No. 1 doubles but lost 9-7. Sophomore team Kelly Fahrner and Rachel Iosue battled close at No. 3 doubles but ultimately fell 8-5. 

In the Gulls' first CAC loss of 2008, SU (12-4, 5-1 CAC) failed to win a set against UMW (15-3, 4-0 CAC), the Atlantic South region No. 3 team, but was not shutout in any match. Iosue and Burr lost by the same 6-2, 6-3 margin at No. 3 and No. 5 singles, respectively.

The maroon and gold look to get back on the winning track Sunday, April 13, when they host Muhlenberg College at 1 p.m.

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