Duhawks Defeat Inferno

Jessie West
Jessie West

DUBUQUE, Iowa -- The Alverno College tennis team dropped a nonconference dual to host Loras College, 9-0, Sunday afternoon at Tucker Tennis Courts.

The loss puts the Inferno at 0-2 on the young season while the Duhawks improved to 3-0.

Michelle Alexander and Jessie West battled in the No. 1 doubles match but lost 8-5 to Audrey Hinz and Erin McGivern.

West also competed in the closest singles match, but fell to McGivern, 6-4, 6-4, at No. 2.

Next up, Alverno returns to conference play for a pair of road matches Saturday, September 9 at Concordia University Wisconsin and Lakeland University.