Midwestern State rolled to its second straight 8-1 result beating NCAA Division III Trinity (Texas) Friday afternoon at Al G. Hill, Jr. Tennis Stadium.
The Mustangs, who improved to 8-5 on the season, takes on Texas A&M-Kingsville in their Lone Star Conference opener Satruday afternoon King High School. First serve is set for 1 p.m.
Midwestern cruised to a 3-0 lead after doubles play with junior Kayla Casey and senior Taylor Coffman beating Lisa Southwick and Marie Lutz 8-1 at No. 1, juniors Lauren Pineda and Lindsay Nochowicz defeated Cheyenne Duncan and Gabrielle Roe 8-2 at No. 2 and junior Madeline Schorlemmer and sophomore Paige Boykin belted Nicole Rueb and Kirsty Hamilton 8-1 at No. 3.
The Mustangs claimed wins in two of the three singles matches that went to split sets.
Schorlemmer outlasted Caroline White 4-6, 6-4, 10-7 at No. 3 while sophomore Courtney Anderson beat Roe 7-6, 4-6, 10-7 at No. 4.
Trinity's Southwick gave the Tigers their lone win of the match by taking a 6-3, 2-6, 10-6 decision over Coffman at No. 2.
Casey, Boykin and Nochowicz all claimed straight set victories at Nos. 1, 5 and 6 respectively.
Trinity fell to 5-8 on the season.
Midwestern State rebounded from a close 4-3 loss to Division I Nicholls State (La.) to dominate Trinity (Texas) 7-2 Friday afternoon.
Midwestern State finished 13th in a strong distance medley relay field Friday night in the Nike Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays at Mike A. Myers Stadium.