DEFIANCE, Ohio – The Defiance College women's tennis team easily routed Illinois Valley Community College this afternoon, taking a 7-2 victory over the Eagles in Defiance, Ohio.
Defiance (2-10, 1-4 HCAC) started with a strong 6-1 triumph at first doubles as partners Hannah Hesterman and Cayla Walker finished with a 6-1 win. IVCC took second doubles 6-4 over AJ Breneman and Sydney Huston while third doubles went to DC by default.
In singles action, Hestman continued to show strength with a 6-1 victory at No. 1 singles. Second and third singles also went to the Yellow Jackets as Breneman and Walker overpowered Eagles 6-0 and 6-1 respectively. Alexander was defeated 6-4 at fourth singles while Huston finished with a 6-3 win at fifth singles. Sixth singles went to DC by default.
Defiance is back in action on Saturday, October 7 as they host Transylvania at the Dix Tennis Facility. First serve is set for 10:00 AM.