Mississippi Gulf Coast got a rare tie in women's tennis Wednesday, going to Southwest and finishing even at 3-3.
Lopareva defeated Smith 6-0, 6-0 in No. 1 singles, and Bankston won 6-1, 6-1 in No. 2 singles.
Both teams had four tennis players, which made the tie a possibility.
Gulf Coast was scheduled to play Meridian on Thursday in Perkinston has been postponed because of expected bad weather. The Lady Bulldogs have matches scheduled Saturday at the MGCCC Tennis Complex at 10 a.m.
Team: Gulf Coast 3, Southwest 3
No. 1: Lopareva (GC) def. Smith, 6-0, 6-0
No. 2: Bankston (GC) def. San, 6-1, 6-1
No. 3: Robinson (SW) def. Davis, 6-0, 4-6, 11-9
No. 4: White (SW) def. Fell, 6-3, 6-3
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