Golden Eagles fall to Minnesota Duluth, St. Cloud State

Jacob Shames
Crookston Times
Gabriela Pinto and the Minnesota Crookston women's tennis team took on St. Cloud State and Minnesota Duluth this weekend.

The Minnesota Crookston women's tennis team, returning to the court for the first time in a month, fell to Minnesota Duluth and St. Cloud State this weekend in Duluth.

The Golden Eagles fell to 0-9 with the losses to the Bulldogs and Huskies.

In Saturday's match against St. Cloud State, UMC's doubles team of Michelle Swyter and Tasha Achermann led the way by taking a game off the Husky duo before falling 6-1. At No. 6 singles, Gabriela Pinto took two games, more than any other Golden Eagle, before falling 6-0, 6-2.

On Sunday, UMC was led again by the duo of Achermann and Swyter, which fell 6-1 to Minnesota Duluth's team. Ashley Chomyn and Samantha Hartung fell 6-1, 6-1 at No. 3 and No. 5 singles, respectively.

UP NEXT: The Golden Eagles close out their season April 11 at Choice Health and Fitness in Grand Forks, N.D. against Augustana and Sioux Falls.

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