Women's tennis out to early lead before match against F&M postponed

Women's tennis out to early lead before match against F&M postponed

LANCASTER, Pa. – The Salisbury University women's tennis team got out to a 2-1 lead through doubles play in its match against Franklin & Marshall College on Friday night, before the match was postponed due to the late hour.

Salisbury earned a win by a score of 8-6, at No. 1 doubles from senior Katie Youlios and junior Natalie Savage, and picked up an 8-3 win at No. 2 from sophomore Claudia Lohn and freshman Charlotte Walker.

The Sea Gulls' only double loss came at No. 3, where senior Allison Lutz and freshman Megan Soderlund fell, 8-2.

Four singles matches were in action when the match was called, with Savage leading at No. 1, 4-1, and Youlios up 3-2 at No. 2 singles.

Soderlund was tied, 3-3, at No. 4 and Lohn was trailing 5-2, when the match was halted.

The teams are working to find a date to resume the match, to be announced at a later date.

Salisbury will be back on the courts on Sunday, March 7, as it heads to Haverford College, to take on the Fords beginning at 4 p.m.

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