No. 28 Baylor women’s tennis fell, 4-3, at Kansas State Tuesday afternoon. The Bears secured the doubles point as sophomore Angelina Shakhraichuk and freshman Dominika Sujova topped Maria Linares and Rosanna Maffei, 6-1, and freshman Georgia Testa and senior Theresa Van Zyl bested Anna Turco and Ines Mesquita, 6-3.
With Baylor up 1-0, the Wildcats fought back with three-straight wins in singles to take a 3-1 lead.
Sophomore Camilla Abbate won her eighth-straight singles match to cut the deficit to two, 3-2. Then, sophomore Jessica Hinojosa won her singles match in three sets to even up the overall score at 3-3.
It all came down to a back-and-forth battle on court one. Senior Theresa Van Zyl fell short to Margot Decker in three sets, 6-7 (9-11), 7-6 (7-5), 6-3.