Vikings edge Illinois College

Morgan Fisher Lawrence women's tennis action photo
Lawrence's Morgan Fisher was a winner at No. 5 singles and No. 3 doubles in the Vikings' victory over Illinois College.

JACKSONVILLE, Ill. -- The Lawrence University women's tennis team won the Nos. 4 through 6 singles matches Sunday to edge Illinois College 5-4 in a Midwest Conference match.

Lawrence led 2-1 after the doubles matches, and Alexis Shannon, Morgan Fisher and Lindsey Lucas all won their singles matches to deliver the victory. Shannon won 6-0, 6-1 at No. 4, Fisher was a 6-0, 6-0 winner at No. 5 and Lindsey Lucas grabbed a 6-1, 6-0 victory at No. 6.

The Vikings collected wins at Nos. 2 and 3 doubes to grab the early advantage. Shannon and Lucas picked up an 8-4 victory at No. 2, and Fisher and El Goblirsch were 8-0 winners at No. 3.

Lawrence improved 2-4 in conference play and 2-6 overall.

Lawrence University 5, Illinois College 4

Singles competition
1. Sally Hixson (IC) def. Annie Harincar (LU) 6-2, 6-4
2. Sophia Roth (IC) def. Katie Nottberg (LU) 6-2, 6-0
3. Kalisa Goertz (IC) def. El Goblirsch (LU) 6-3, 6-2
4. Alexis Shannon (LU) def. Madelyn Deardorff (IC) 6-0, 6-1
5. Morgan Fisher (LU) def. AnnaBeth Batson (IC) 6-0, 6-0
6. Lindsey Lucas (LU) def. Mariana Babic (IC) 6-1, 6-0

Doubles competition
1. Sophia Roth/Sally Hixson (IC) def. Annie Harincar/Katie Nottberg (LU) 8-1
2. Alexis Shannon/Lindsey Lucas (LU) def. Kalisa Goertz/Madelyn Deardorff (IC) 8-4
3. El Goblirsch/Morgan Fisher (LU) def. Mariana Babic/AnnaBeth Batson (IC) 8-0