Albion falls in women's tennis match

Albion falls in women's tennis match

ALBION, Mich. – Lauren Solano and Madeline Samra scored the singles points and Saige Jost and Namara Swillum pulled out a tiebreaker at No. 3 doubles as Albion College took a 6-3 loss to Alma College in Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association women's tennis action.

Solano was a 6-1, 6-4 winner at No. 1 singles. Samara was extended to three sets before winning 6-1, 4-6, 6-2 at No. 5 singles.

Albion has another home match on Saturday. It will be a 1 o'clock start against Calvin College

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Joe and Julie Serra have given a $5 million leadership gift to launch a fundraising initiative to make two dreams a reality at Albion College. The first is a newly expanded fitness and student activity facility at the site of the current Dow Recreation and Wellness Center. The second is a new or renovated competition facility for the volleyball, men's basketball and women's basketball that currently call Kresge Gymnasium home.

The College is continuing to raise funds in support of both projects. To learn more, call 517/629-0446 or email