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The Hendrix College women’s tennis team opened Southern Athletic Association play with a 7-2 loss to Rhodes College at the Hendrix Tennis Courts on Sunday morning. The Warriors (3-3, 0-1) took two singles matches off the Lynx (2-1, 1-0), who are ranked 11th in the South Atlantic Region.

Freshman Pratheepa Ravikumar won the top singles match for Hendrix, defeating Amelia McIsaac 6-2, 7-6. Sophomore Madison Schallhorn beat Elyse Smith 7-6, 7-5 in No. 4 singles for the Warriors’ other point.

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