The Seward County Community College women’s tennis team was perfect in their matches against Hutchinson and Kansas Newman University this week. The Lady Saints won every match where they had a player competing, but suffered two losses in each competition due to disqualification. The Lady Saints defeated both Hutchinson and Kansas Newman 7-2. Seward County improves to 4-1 this season with a 30-15 match record against their opponents.

Seward County opened their Jayhawk West Conference schedule with a 7-2 defeat over the Lady Blue Dragons. With the Lady Saints only having five players available, they were forced to forfeit the No. 6 singles match and also the No. 3 doubles match.

Every Lady Saints tennis player won their match in straight sets including No. 1 singles player, Thu Ha Mai (6-2, 6-0), No. 2 singles player, Amina Abdullah (6-1, 6-0), No. 3 singles player, Uthala Abdullah (6-1, 6-0), No. 4 singles player, Katlyn Costa (6-4, 6-2) and No. 5 singles player and Liberal High School graduate, Hanna Hepp (8-1).

In the Lady Saints match-up with Kansas Newman, SCCC dominated the four-year institution defeating them 7-2, with both losses due to disqualification. Mai won her second singles match of the week in straight sets over Dixie Matzen (6-0, 6-0)

U. Abdullah continued her perfect singles record with a 6-0, 6-1, victory in No. 3 singles to Mallory Alexander. U. Abdullah is now 5-0 in singles play this season.

Lady Saints newcomer, Costa, is now 4-1 this season in singles and Mai improves her singles record to 4-1 overall.

The Lady Saints next match will be on the road at Seminole State College, in Seminole, Okla. Thursday, March 30. The SCCC and the Lady Trojans will square off at 3:00 p.m.