NASHVILLE, Tenn.– The Belmont women's tennis team lost 5-2 against Lipscomb Friday night at Whitworth Tennis Club.
The Bruins took an early lead winning the doubles point with wins at the two and three. Erin Allen and Lauren Carelli defeated Vika Dzyuba and Denise Buberl 6-3 at No. 2. At the three, Maria Plaksina and Terra Shelfon defeated Maddox Bandy and Thabile Tshatedi 6-1.
In singles, Sheldon was only Bruin able to come out with a win after a long night of matches. Sheldon defeated Maddox Brandy 6-3, 3-6, 10-7. Carelli's match only went one set due to time constraint.
The women's tennis team is back on March 7 for a home match against Stonehill College. The Skyhawks are 13-2 on the season having won the last seven matches. The match is set for 5 p.m.