Siloam Springs, Ark. (September 19, 2005) - The John Brown Golden Eagles women’s tennis team gained their first victory of the season with a 6-3 win over Arkansas Tech in Russellville Saturday. Jennifer Trenchard and Silvy Perkins won 8-3 in doubles play from John Brown (1-1), and Nicole Ediger and Carrie Seay benefited from a forfeit. Trenchard, Perkins, and Ediger each won their singles matches, with Perkins defeating Alyson Brooks in rapid fashion, 6-1, 6-2. Erin Holguin also picked up a forfeit in her singles match. Puja Paul was the catalyst for Tech as she won both her doubles and singles matches by wide margins. Whitney Simmons contributed the other Tech victory in singles play.
John Brown’s fall season concludes October 12 in Siloam Springs as both the women’s and men’s teams host UA-Fort Smith at 4:00.