SPARTANBURG, S.C.- The Converse tennis team came up short against the visiting Anderson Trojans to start off their 2016-17 campaign falling 9-0 in non-conference action on Wednesday afternoon.
Once again Taylor Parrott battled in singles dropping the first set 6-2 but rallied back before falling short 6-4 in the second. Parrott trailed 5-1 before making her run at the No. 3 singles.
The Valkyries travel to Sumter, S.C. over the weekend September 16-18 for the Conference Carolinas Fall Tournament.
Anderson 9, Converse 0
1. Dean (AU) def. Steffi Kong | 6-1, 6-1
2. Bruning (AU) def. Alex Schlesener | 6-0, 6-1
3. Olivia (AU) def. Taylor Parrott | 6-2, 6-4
4. Wiggins (AU) def. Morgan Trask | 6-0, 6-2
5. Holcombe (AU) def. Mary Kaitlyn Flynn | 6-0, 6-0
6. Gabrielle Dacaba (AU) def. Carlie Peeler | 6-2, 6-1