PORTLAND, Ore., - Sophomore Amalia Nilsson continued her hot streak in Northwest Conference action, picking up another singles and doubles victory as the Lewis & Clark women’s tennis team fell to Whitman 6-3 at the Tennis Dome on Friday evening. Nilsson defeated Elisa Otto 3-6, 6-3, 6-3 in singles, while teaming up with Whitney DeBree in doubles to take down Otto and Margo Lentz 8-6 as the Pioneers fell to 5-4 on the season.
The Pioneers other point came from the No. 3 doubles spot, with Paige Earhart and Jill Coleman taking down Hadley DeBree and Emily Rolston 9-7. Lewis & Clark nearly earned another singles point as the DeBree’s did battle from the No. 2 singles spot, with Hadley earning the advantage, taking down Whitney after three sets and a tie-breaker (7-6 [7-5], 5-7, 6-4).
The Pios return to action on Saturday, March 14 hosting NWC opponent Whitworth at the Tennis Dome at 11 a.m.
Nilsson and DeBree Earn Doubles Win as Women's Tennis Falls To Whitman