#20 L&C Sweeps Whitworth Women

#20 L&C Sweeps Whitworth Women

SPOKANE, Wash. – Northwest Conference-leading Lewis & Clark defeated Whitworth 9-0 on Sunday at the Scotford Tennis Center.

The 20th-ranked Pioneers improved to 13-2 overall and 9-0 in the NWC.  The Pirates dropped to 4-10, 3-6.

The closest match of the day came at #1 singles were Bella Hoyos pushed Summer Garrison, who is ranked #7 in the NCAA west region, before falling 7-5, 6-3.

The Pirates will play three matches next weekend.  First the Bucs will host Bellevue CC in an exhibition match on Friday.  Then Whitworth hosts Pacific (Ore.) in a key NWC contest on Saturday.  Finally the Pirates host Lewis-Clark State on Sunday in their final non-conference contest of the season.