The Hendrix baseball team unleashed some power Saturday in splitting a doubleheader with Sewanee on Saturday at Sewanee, Tenn.

The Tigers (8-18) won the first game, 3-2, but Hendrix came back to win the second 8-3.

The Warriors (9-18) hit four home runs in the nightcap. Noah Gilbert had two and Ford Sherrington and Jorge Leon, one each.

Evan Ingram (3-2) went the distance in the second game, scattering 10 hits.

UCA tennis

The University of Central Arkansas tennis team (10-4, 3-3 SLC) lost two home matches over the weekend by 4-3 scores.

Sunday, McNeese State (12-2, 7-1) started by winning the doubles point despite Chunan Xiang and Amiru Shimoguchi taking the No. 2 match 6-4 over Giovanna Fiorett and Marjia Mastilovic. McNeesecgot a 6-4 win from Sarah Jurakova and Hannah Brettbefore Charoline Erlandsson and Phonexay Chitdara handed QiLi Ma and Rada Manataweewat their second defeat of the season, 7-6 (8).

Pornpawee Pramethong got the point back for Central Arkansas with a 6-2, 6-4 win over Fioretti at the No. 1 slot, but Jurakova dispatched Xiang 6-1, 6-1, to put the Cowgirls back in front.

Erlandsson would defeat Shimoguchi, 3-6, 6-2, 6-4, in the No. 5 contest to force match point for McNeese, Hee-Jin Oh defeated Brett and Marli Van Heerden would do the same with a 7-6 (4), 6-4 victory over Chitdara to even the match at 3-3.

With both sides watching, Ma and Mastilovic delivered a stunner at number four, with Ma taking the first set 6-4, and Mastilovic rebounding with a 7-6 win in the second to force a decisive third set. Mastilovic took that set, 6-4, to secure the victory and a spot in the Southland Conference Tournament, for the Cowgirls.

Friday, Nicholls took a 4-3 victory over the Bears.

 

Hendrix lacrosse

At Memphis on Saturday, Rhodes took a 22-6 victory over Hendrix in men's lacrosse.

The Warriors fell to 6-7 overall and 1-2 in Southern Athletic Association play.