CLAREMONT, CA. – The No. 5 Pomona-Pitzer Women's Tennis team fell to No. 3 Williams College 6-3 on Friday afternoon at the Pauley Tennis Complex.
Season Impact: With the loss, the Sagehens drop to 10-5 overall and Williams improves to 7-3 overall.
The Sagehens fell behind in doubles play as the Ephs took two out of the first three doubles matches to begin the day.
Pomona-Pitzer went on to win two of the six singles matches as well. The first of which came at the No. 1 singles where Casper won the first set 6-4 but dropped set two 6-7 (5) and came back to win the third 10-6. Zhao also won her singles match at the No. 2 spot as she defeated Myong, 7-5, 6-1.
Williams went on to win the rest of the singles matches as they earned a win at the No. 4 match as Mae Coyiuto fell to Shin 6-0, 6-2 and the Ephs took a win at No. 5 as Kim fell 6-2, 6-3 to Cancio.
Emily Chen went on to lose her singles match in the No. 6 spot to Atkinson 6-2, 6-2 and Arianna Chen lost a battle in the No. 3 spot as Chen won the first set 6-2 but lost the second 6-4 and went on to lose the third 15-13.
Up Next: The Sagehens will next return to the court as they travel to SCIAC opponent Caltech on Saturday, April 8th at 10:00 a.m.