Lady Bulldogs shut out by Hickman.

The Rolla High School girls’ tennis team opened its season by being shut out by Columbia Hickman 9-0 Monday in a dual meet at the Ber Juan Park tennis courts.

The match was moved back an hour and a half due to the heat.

Rolla is slated to play again on Thursday in Columbia against Rock Bridge, starting at 4 p.m.

Here are Monday’s results, with the RHS players listed first:
Singles
Ashwini Krishnamurthy lost to Sydney Attebery, 8-2.
Sarah Brooks Daniel lost to Jeani Stannard, 8-4.
Nirvani Amarakoon lost to Rebecca Vega, 9-8 (4).
Ashanti Owusu-Brafi lost to Eden Crane, 8-0.
Sadhika Jagannathan lost to Rebecca Shyu, 8-0.
Rachel Butz lost to Gemma Saathoff, 8-1.

Doubles
Krishnamurthy-Daniel lost to Attebery-Crane, 8-6.
Amarakoon-Owusu-Brafi lost to Stannard-Vega, 8-2.
Jagannathan-Butz lost to Shyu-Saathoff, 8-0.