Once again playing with only four players, the third-ranked Auburn Montgomery women’s tennis team suffered its second-consecutive setback, losing 6-1 to the University of New Orleans.
AUM is now 9-7 this season, while the Privateers move to 7-10. The Warhawks finished 2013 1-1 against D-I opponents after an earlier 6-3 win over Martin Methodist in March.
The teams split the two doubles matches played, but AUM dropped the point after being forced to forfeit at No. 3 doubles.
Tiffany William and Chanel Cunningham, playing together at No. 1 doubles for the first time this year, collected an 8-4 win over Kristina Martic and Soledad Calderon. The pair are 4-0 as a team in 2013.
William also earned the Warhawks’ only victory in singles, defeating Marta Sans in straight sets for her fourth-straight win overall. She is now 14-2 in singles this season, and improved to 2-0 playing at the top spot.
AUM forfeited at No. 5 and No.