Reddies Advance to Semifinals at GAC Tennis Championships
April 21, 2017
Henderson State won its first-ever match in the Great American Conference Women's Tennis Tournament as the Reddies beat Southern Nazarene 5-4, Thursday in Bentonville, Ark.
With the win, the Reddies advance to the semifinals to face top-seeded Southeastern Oklahoma on Friday at 12:30 p.m.
It came down to the final match at No. 2 singles as Henderson's Thea Minor and SNU's Noelia Gomez played three grueling sets with Minor winning 6-3, 6-7, and 6-4.
The day began with doubles play as Henderson took a 2-1 lead by winning at No. 2 and No. 3 doubles.
HSU's Lorraine Banimataku and Mariah Bartlet...