The Albertus Magnus women's tennis team won No. 4 and No. 5 singles as well as No. 3 doubles en route to a 6-3 loss to Mitchell College on Tuesday afternoon in New London, Conn.
Chantal Simmons (East Harlem, N.Y.) made an incredible come back to defeat Jaime Topkin in No. 4 singles as she fell in the first set 6-1 before bouncing back and winning the next two sets 7-5, 10-8.
Malika Grant (Brooklyn, N.Y.) also came back after losing the first set (6-2) and defeated Marisa Haggett in the final two sets of her match, 7-6 (7-2) and 10-6.
With the win, Mitchell improves to 1-3 on the year, while Albertus Magnus moves to 0-4.
Mitchell's Mackenzie Flanagan defeated Albertus' Sandybell Anorga (Stamford, Conn.) in a pair of 6-0 sets in No. 1 singles before Amanda Resnick took a 6-0, 6-1 win over Na'Tasha Mesidor (Bridgeport, Conn.) in the second position.
The Falcons will return to the courts this weekend as they will face two Great Northeast Athletic Conference opponents on back-to-back days. Albertus will travel to Saint Joseph College in West Hartford, Conn. on Saturday, Oct. 1 for a noon-time match-up before hosting Emerson on Sunday, Oct. 2 at 2:00 p.m.