Golden Suns Top Hendrix in Tennis

Arkansas Tech began the spring portion of its 2009-10 tennis schedule with an 8-1 victory over Hendrix College in Conway on Thursday.

The Golden Suns won 5-of-6 singles matches and all three doubles matches.

Tech will face Alabama-Huntsville and Christian Brothers in a pair of matches in Memphis on Saturday, Feb. 13.

Below are complete results from Tech’s win over Hendrix on Thursday:

1. Caitlin Stevens (HENDRIX) def. Michelle Yu (TECH) 6-2, 6-2
2. Saki Matsuoka (TECH) def. Arden Brazzeal (HENDRIX) 6-2, 6-2
3. Brittany Turner (TECH) def. Hannah Jackson (HENDRIX) 6-4, 6-2
4. Emorie Mallow (TECH) def. Anne French (HENDRIX) 6-4, 6-2
5. Jessica Velasquez (TECH) def. Abby Cape (HENDRIX) 6-1, 6-2
6. Laura Palomino (TECH) def. Dorthy Schuler (HENDRIX) 6-2, 6-0

1. Matsuoka/Turner (TECH) def. Stevens/Brazzeal (HENDRIX) 8-2
2. Yu/Mallow (TECH) def. Jackson/French (HENDRIX) 9-8 (7-4)
3. James/Greenway (TECH) def. Cape/Kearney (HENDRIX) 8-0