MONTEVALLO, Ala. – The University of Montevallo women's tennis team (6-14, 0-9 PBC) continued its struggles in Peach Belt Conference play with a 9-0 loss at home against UNC Pembroke (9-12, 1-9 PBC). The Falcons came close to winning number two doubles as senior Helene Nordgreen (Bergen, Norway/Bergen Handels Gymnasium) and junior Lauren Blair (Tuscaloosa, Ala./Central Alabama C.C.) came up just short falling 9-7.
Number one doubles and number three doubles each fell 8-3.
Nordgreen had the closest singles match as she fell 6-3, 6-2 at number two singles. Every Falcon won at least a game in singles including junior Amy McGucken (Selma, Ala./Morgan Academy) and sophomore Yulia Shvetsova (Huntsville, Ala./Bob Jones) who won three games each at number five and number six singles, respectively.
The Falcons will return to action this Tuesday, April 10 at 1 p.m. as they host Augusta State University in Peach Belt Conference action.