The Hokies dropped their first doubles point of the season to the Herd. Semra Aksu and Erika Cheng battled but ultimately fell short, dropping the set 6-4. Charlotte Cartledge and Laima Frosch fell 6-0, while Katie Andreini and Dariya Radulova were down 5-0 before the match was called.
Frosch recorded a singles point for the Hokies as she picked up a 7-6, 6-4 win on Court 4 over Rieke Gillar. Andreini started with a strong 6-4 first-set win before dropping the second set 7-6. She finished winning the third set tiebreak 17-15 to secure another singles win this season over Johanna Strom.
Cheng’s match was played out to an eight-point pro set, as she picked up an 8-3 win over Andjela Lopicic.
The Hokies return to the Burrows-Burleson Tennis Center on Saturday, February 10, at 1 p.m. as they take on Appalachian State.