Lady Tigers Fall 5-2 at McNeese State
March 18, 2005
LAKE CHARLES, La - The University of Memphis (3-8) women's tennis team picked up singles victories at No. 1 and 3 singles, but those were the only two points the Lady Tigers could muster in a 5-2 loss to McNeese State, Friday afternoon.
Senior Marlene Dirnstorfer improved to 5-6 on the season at No. 1 singles with a 2-6, 6-4, 12-10 win atop the line-up to get Memphis a point, while her doubles partner, freshman Brooke Cowie, picked up her second straight win at No. 3 singles with a 2-6, 7-6 (5), 10-6 victory to pick up a second Lady Tiger point.
McNeese swept the three doubles matches and then sealed the victory with wins at No. 2, 4, 5 and 6 singles.
Memphis will remain in Louisiana and will face Louisiana-Lafayette, Saturday afternoon.
McNeese State 5, Memphis 2