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AC Falls 5-4 at McMurry to Close Out Abilene Trip

AC Falls 5-4 at McMurry to Close Out Abilene Trip

ABILENE, Tex. - After picking up two wins on the road in two days prior, the McMurry Warhawks had the Kangaroos' number as Austin College fell 5-4 to close out their trip to Abilene this spring.

  With a 2-1 lead coming out of doubles play thanks to the dynamic Line 1 team of Anna Sergiovanni & Diana Carvajalino, and Line 2's duo of Melody Duong & Grace Ortiz, the Kangaroos went up a set on two of the first three singles courts.

  West #17 singles player Sergiovanni won the first set 6-0 over her Line 1 opponent, but her McMurry foe fought back to take the 2nd set and the deciding super-tiebreaker.

  Chandler Morris split sets with her Line 3 oppnent, but fell 10-5 in the deciding tiebreaker.  And with the match tied 4-4, McMurry won a third super-tiebreaker to best the 'Roos and retain their Wst #14 regional ranking.  Austin College returns to the courts at home against #34 East Texas Baptist University on 2/10 @ 9:00AM.