ANDERSON, IND. – The Defiance College women's tennis team traveled to Anderson, Ind. to face Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference opponent Anderson (Ind.) University and fell by a match score of 9-0.
In doubles play, Defiance (3-9, 1-5 HCAC) had the closest match in the duo of senior Nicole Tank (Lincoln Park, Mich. /Roosevelt) and junior Colby Heeter (Bloomsburg, Pa. /Bloomsburg) at the third doubles spot. They finished behind their Raven (4-3, 4-1 HCAC) competitor 8-2.
Freshman Hannah Hesterman (Archbold) moved up to the first singles spot and battled the longest for the Yellow Jackets, eventually falling by a match score of 6-2, 6-3.
The Purple and Gold will return to action on Saturday Oct. 3 when they travel to Hanover, Ind. to face Hanover (Ind.) College in a HCAC matchup. First serve is scheduled for noon.