Rudloff Wins Singles Match but River Hawks Falls at Goucher

Megan Rudloff won the only match of the day for the River Hawks against Goucher.
Megan Rudloff won the only match of the day for the River Hawks against Goucher.

Senior Megan Rudloff won a 6-4, 6-3 decision at No. 3 singles Saturday against Goucher College but the Susquehanna University Women's Tennis squad dropped an 8-1 decision to the Gophers in the Landmark Conference match in Towson, Maryland.

Goucher won all three doubles matches with close scores winning 8-5, 8-3 and 8-5.

Alyssa Fleischman lost at No. 1 singles with a close first set falling by a 6-4 score. Eliza Griffin dropped a tie-breaker decision at No. 4 singles for the River Hawks. Griffin lost the opening set 6-1 but rebounded to win a 6-1 decision in the second set to force the tie breaker. The tie-breaker set went to 6-6 before Goucher pulled out a 7-3 in the tie-breaker game for the win.

Abagail Ransom also dropped a close first set at No. 5 singles falling 7-5 before losing a 6-1 second set.

The River Hawks will look to rebound from the loss at home Sunday against Catholic in a Landmark Conference match that was rescheduled from last weekend due to weather.