HARTFORD, Conn. --- Mckenzie Love (Wenham, Mass.) won her match at sixth singles and the Colby College women's tennis team also had a win from first doubles in a 7-2 setback to Trinity College in New England Small College Athletic Conference play Sunday.
Love took a 6-2, 6-3 win for the lone singles win. The Mules (8-5 overall, 0-2 NESCAC) did have a number of close matches, losing two in three sets and another in a pro-set to decide the match.
Kathryn Vergeyle (Orono, Minn.) and Sarah Wiener (Mequon, Wis.) joined forces for an 8-6 win at first doubles.
Colby will play host to Wesleyan University in the Mules' spring home opener Saturday at 10 a.m.
Trinity 7, Colby 2
1: Kathryn Vergeyle/Sarah Wiener, C, d. Hillary Hoyt/Senzo Maphisa, 8-6
2: Kelsey Semrod/Frances Cameron, T, d. Tess Perese/Sally Holmes, 8-2
3: Regan Chesna/Elizabeth Gerber, T, d. Victoria Abel/Mckenzie Love, 8-3
1: Maphisa, T, d. Wiener, 2-6, 6-4, 6-1
2: Chesna, T, d. Perese, 6-0, 6-3
3: Semrod, T, d. Vergeyle, 6-1, 6-3
4: Gerber, T, d. Holmes, 6-2, 4-6, (10-3)
5: Cameron, T, d. Abel, 6-1, 3-6, 6-0
6: Love, C, d. Gagne, 6-2, 6-3