Loyola women's tennis drops matinee match to SCAD Atlanta

Mon, 03/21/2011

NEW ORLEANS, La. - The Loyola University New Orleans women's tennis team dropped a home non-conference match to the Savannah College of Art and Design - Atlanta campus on Monday afternoon, 8-1.

SCAD Atlanta went ahead early, winning the three doubles matches, 8-0, 8-1 and 8-0. In singles actions, several matches stayed close. Chelsea Keene at number five singles played SCAD Atlanta's Maggie Russell to a tight match, losing 1-6, 6-7 (2-7). Alexander Chater won her match at six singles in a walkover.

The team will return to the University of New Orleans tennis complex on Friday, March 25 at 3:30 p.m. as it will take on cross-town rival Xavier University.

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