Siloam Springs, Ark. (February 7, 2006) - The John Brown Golden Eagles women’s tennis team returned to action for its Spring season Saturday, taking the road against Arkansas-Fort Smith. The Lions defeated the Golden Eagles 6-3, picking up two doubles wins and four singles wins.
In doubles, Anna Carson and Shailyn Abbott defeated Raynisha Robinson and Molly Keenan, and Taylor Delay and Brandi Summerhill beat Silvy Perkins and Jennifer Trenchard. John Brown’s Erin Holguin and Carrie Seay picked up a forfeit win.
In singles, Carson, Abbott, Delay, and Summerhill registered victories for Arkansas-Fort Smith. Holguin defeated Kacie Potts 6-3, 6-2, and Seay won her match on a forfeit.
John Brown (2-2) plays next this weekend in Conway, Ark., when the Golden Eagles face Hendrix on Friday and University of the Ozarks on Saturday.