Northwest Box Score
Missouri Valley Box Score
Mar. 27, 2006 – The women’s tennis team tasted defeat for the first time this season by falling in their MIAA opener to Northwest Missouri by a 6-0 score. Truman defeated Missouri Valley the following day by a 9-0 shutout.
Northwest won five of the six singles matches in straight sets with only the number three match going unfinished. The Bearcats took the lone doubles match by an 8-4 score.
Truman rebounded against Missouri Valley. The Bulldogs swept the three doubles matches with the number two team of Courtney Walther and Lindsy Blair winning by an 8-1 score.
The Bulldogs won all six singles matches in straight sets. The closest match was at No. 1 with Jennifer Salmon taking the first set by a 7-5 score and then winning the second 6-3. Walther was a 4 and 4 winner at number two with Blair taking number three two and love.
Truman moved to 8-1 in dual matches this season with an 0-1 MIAA record. They will be in action on Tuesday at Missouri Western before facing Southwest Baptist and Missouri Southern at home this weekend.