Claremont, Calif. -- The 30th-ranked DePauw women's tennis team proved their standing Wednesday with a 5-4 win over 35th-ranked Gustavus Adolphus.
The Tigers started the match with wins at the two and three doubles flights. At No. 2 Alyssa Seneviratne and Meredith Breda won 8-5, and at No. 3 Megan Galle and Sarah Wilder won 8-4. Maddie Lee and Gretchen Wilder fell in a close No. 1 match 8-6.
The two teams then split in singles play.
At the No. 1 singles spot Lee could not close out a third set win in a 6-1, 0-6, 7-6 loss. DePauw also fell at No. 4 and No. 5. Colleen Morris lost 6-1, 6-4, and Seneviratne fell 6-2, 6-0.
Gustavus drops to 11-3 with the loss, while DePauw improves to 7-4.