RUTLAND, Vt. – Outmatched by a strong all-around effort, the Castleton University women's tennis team dropped a 9-0 decision to conference opponent Plymouth State University at Grand Slam Tennis in Rutland, Vt. on Tuesday afternoon.
Castleton falls to 2-7 overall and 0-6 in the Little East, while Plymouth State improves to 8-2 and 5-1 in league action.
Putting up a strong fight in first and third doubles, Castleton forced Plymouth State to work. Megan Nadler and Kirsten Kruk took four games off the top team, while Megan Hunt and Rebecca Corsette claimed three.
In singles play, Kruk collected five games off of the opposing second flight player. Emily Miller – at third singles – won four games, despite falling in straight sets.
Women's tennis returns to action at 4 p.m. on Thursday as it hosts Sage in nonconference action at the Castleton Courts.
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