COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -- In a match that lasted almost five hours, Texas Lutheran University pulled out a 5-4 victory over Schreiner University to take fifth-place match at the 2018 SCAC Women's Tennis Championship. Official Website l Bracket l Postmatch Interview
With the match tied at 4-4, senior Joni Baxley won in a third-set tiebreaker at No. 6 singles, 6-3, 1-6, 7-6 (7-2), to clinch the victory. Baxley, who was down 4-1 in the third, fought off one match point at 6-5 to earn the come-from-behind win.
TLU finishes its season with an 11-9 mark while Schriener closes with a 10-10 overall record.
TEXAS LUTHERAN 5, SCHREINER 4
April 21, 2018 at Colorado Springs, Colo. (Lifetime Fitness Center)
|1. Lauren Stanley (SCH-WTEN) def. Alli McLain (TLU-WOM) 6-1, 6-4|
|2. M.P. Hubert (TLU-WOM) def. Katie Smith (SCH-WTEN) 6-0, 6-0|
|3. Megan Ingram (TLU-WOM) def. Samantha Sterling (SCH-WTEN) 7-6, 6-0|
|4. Lindsey Reynolds (SCH-WTEN) def. Madison Dyer (TLU-WOM) 6-1, 6-2|
|5. Kate Des Los Santos (SCH-WTEN) def. Mary Eby (TLU-WOM) 6-2, 6-0|
|6. Joni Baxley (TLU-WOM) def. Marlee Daniel (SCH-WTEN) 6-3, 1-6, 7-6 (7-2)|
|1. Lauren Stanley/Kara Miller (SCH-WTEN) def. Alli McLain/Madison Dyer (TLU-WOM) 8-4|
|2. Megan Ingram/Mary Eby (TLU-WOM) def. Katie Smith/Katie Watts (SCH-WTEN) 8-3|
|3. Joni Baxley/M.P. Hubert (TLU-WOM) def. Marlee Daniel/Kate Des Los Santos (SCH-WTEN) 8-3|
|Order of finish: Doubles (2,3,1); Singles (2,4,1,3,5,6)|
|2018 SCAC Tennis Championships Fifth-Place Match|