Fredericksburg, Virginia - The 17th-ranked Trinity women's tennis team defeated #13 Johns Hopkins (MD) University 8-1 at the University of Mary Washington on Friday.
Clearly, that momentum carried into singles, as Trinity swept all six contests to finish off a convincing win.
Mary Kaffen won a straight-set victory at line five to clinch the win, and the Tigers finished off the singles sweep with two three-set wins.
Lutz scored a hard-fought 4-6, 7-5, 10-8 win at line three, then Liza Southwick battled out a 6-4, 3-6, 10-4 win at #1 singles.
Trinity stands at 9-6 overall, and improved to 9-3 against NCAA Division III teams. Johns Hopkins dropped to 1-3 after the loss.
Southwick has a 9-5 singles record, and Zoe Kaffen - a winner at #4 singles - is 9-4.
The Tigers take on 22nd-ranked Skidmore (NY) College at 3:00 EDT Saturday, at Mary Washington.