March 24, 2010
ACU Wins Battle of the 'Cats 5-0
ABILENE, Texas-Northwest Missouri State's women's tennis team wrapped up its Spring Break trip with a 5-0 loss at seventh-ranked Abilene Christian Wednesday. The Bearcats (5-6) played five matches in six days during the break and will return home to host Fort Hays State at 3 p.m. Friday.
The Wildcats lost just seven games combined in three doubles matches and two singles matches. Dina Pavlin held a 6-4 lead against Northwest's Veronica Castilla at number three singles when play ended.
Abilene Christian, the top-ranked team in the region, improved to 15-3 overall. The 44th-ranked Bearcats have lost four in a row, though three have come against higher ranked teams.
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