FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (March 4, 2017) – The Tars kept it close but could not overcome the No. 15 Nova Southeastern Sharks, falling 5-4 on Saturday afternoon.  Rollins falls back to .500, at 4-4 on the year, and 2-2 in Sunshine State conference play.  NSU improves to 4-3 and 2-1 in SSC action.

The Sharks jumped out to a 2-1 advantage during doubles action.  For the Tars Teresa Kaiser and Savanna Fuller won their match out of the third spot, defeating Eva Agasse and Alex Kaeser 8-6.

The two teams split singles play, each winning three matches.  Nova Southeastern won the first, second, third matches, while the Tars took those played in the fourth, fifth, and sixth positions.  Alexandra Borg recovered from a first set loss to defeat Isabella Lowery, 0-6, 6-0, 6-3.  Fuller and Kaiser dominated their matches, winning 6-1, 6-0, and 6-1, 6-1 respectively.

The Tars will stay in South Florida and take on No. 3 Lynn tomorrow, Sunday, March 5, at 10 a.m.