SAINT PETER, Minn. - The Coe College women's tennis team's weekend came to a close at the ITA Midwest Regional with a pair of tough losses in singles and doubles play.
In singles play, senior Tai Lucero (Odessa, Texas/Permian), the top seed in the bracket, lost in the round of 16 to ninth-seeded Shelby Henderson of St. Thomas. Henderson won the match 6-7 (2), 6-4, 7-6 (8), in a match that went just minutes shy of four hours.
Lucero and junior Jordan Ferree (Pekin, Ill./Pekin) teamed up in doubles play to reach the quarterfinals. They defeated 10th-seeded Henderson and Keller of St. Thomas 9-7 to reach the quarterfinals before falling 8-6 to top-seeded Becich and Lombardi of Carleton.
The Kohawks return to dual meet competition on Saturday, as they travel to Dubuque to face Loras in Dubuque.