Sioux City, IA - The Hastings College women's tennis team defeated Morningside for the first time in six years beating the Mustangs 5-4 on Sunday afternoon.
The Lady Broncos were able to win two of the three doubles matches including a dominating effort at No. 1 doubles as Kelsey Brown (SO/Oracle, AR) and Madison Fortunato (JR/Arvada, CO) teamed up for the 8-1 victory.
Sarah Knight (FR/Topeka, KS) and Bailey Christy (SR/Hastings, NE) came up with a strong outing at No. 3 doubles picking up the 8-5 victory.
Brown continues her dominant play at No. 1 singles defeating Cassie Stanek 6-1, 6-2. Knight earned a straight set victory at No. 4 singles defeating Kathryn Jones 6-4, 7-5 while Alexa Obermier earned a straight set 6-3, 6-4 victory over Abby Fitzgerald at No. 5 singles.
Hastings improves to 3-7, (3-0) on the year and will be back in action Tuesday Apr. 11 hitting the road to take on University of Nebraska-Kearney with first serve set for 5:30 p.m. in Kearney, NE.