March 26, 2010 – The Truman Tennis teams were downed by RockhurstUniversity (Mo.) on Friday with the women falling 7-2 and the men loosing 9-0.The teams will open up MIAA play against Southwest Baptist on Saturday at 10:00 a.m.
Kelsey Kuykendall ran her unbeaten streak to 10 matches as she was a 6-4; 6-0 winner at number three singles.Lauren Higgins picked up the other win for Truman at number five singles with a three-set victory.
On the men’s side, the Hawks took all three doubles matches by close scores of 8-6; 8-5 and 8-6 and need three sets in two singles matches to hand the Bulldogs their second straight loss.
Steven Hipkiss and Kyle Schlotz each won their first set of the day but lost the last two to fall at numbers three and four singles respectively.