Oct. 10 – Bethany, W. Va. – The Bethany women’s tennis team was defeated, 8-1, at the hands of Franciscan University on Thursday.
The Bison got down early as the Lady Barons took all three doubles matches. The pairing of Allison Snyder (Newcomerstown, Ohio) and Amber Ridings (Inwood, W. Va./Musslesman) at number one doubles had the cleanest shot to take a point in doubles action, falling 8-4.
In singles play, Snyder earned her second victory of the season at number one singles, defeating Ashley Veazey (6-0, 6-0). The win marked just the second sweep by a Bison this season. However, the Bison would drop the rest of the points in singles play and fall by a final of 8-1
The Bison will be back in action on Monday, October 14 as they host W&J in a non-conference match-up.The contest is scheduled for a 4 p.m. start.