Hawks Defeat Trojans In Midweek Match

Hawks Defeat Trojans In Midweek Match

MURFREESBORO, N.C. - The University of Mount Olive women's tennis team fell 7-2 to the Hawks of Chowan University on Tuesday afternoon in Conference Carolinas competition in Murfreesboro, N.C. 

Location: Murfreesboro, N.C. 
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  • UMO found themselves down 3-0 after the doubles round.
  • UMO won the No. 2 and 5 singles matches but dropped the remaining four to Chowan as the Hawks won the overall match 7-2.
  • Alex Goffin defeated her opponent in straight sets, 6-1, 6-1, giving UMO its first point.
  • Jennifer Byrd played a shortened pro-set on court five defeating Chowan's No. 5 player 8-5.


The Trojans are back in action again on Saturday, March 3, as they return to the John Neal Walker Tennis Courts in Mount Olive, N.C. UMO will faceoff against Conference Carolinas opponent Erskine College at 11 a.m. as both the men's and women's teams face the Erskine Flying Fleet.