Women’s tennis open 2019-20 at home against Midway

Alex Swank

RICHMOND, Ind. – The Earlham College women's tennis team made its 2019-20 debut at home against Midway University and dropped a 7-0 decision to the Eagles.

Alex Swank and Maddie Dalzell put up the toughest challenge for the Quakers in doubles play, eventually dropping an 8-2 decision to Carly Poste and Jessica Keith.

In singles action, Swank again gave Earlham its best opportunity to pick up a point with her match at no. 1 singles where she lost to Erin Byassee, 6-3, 6-1.

Earlham women's tennis opens Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference play on Wednesday, Sept. 18, when it hosts Hanover College at 4:00 p.m. at the EC Tennis Courts.