LEWISBURG, Pa. – Bucknell women’s tennis took on a tough opponent in Villanova as it hosted the Bison Invite on Friday and Saturday at the Varsity Courts. The doubles team of Mishi Papich and Cayla Koch highlighted the weekend for the Bison, going 2-0 in doubles.

Papich, a junior, and Koch, a freshman, had a 6-4 win over Claudia Althans and Paulina Bajet. They followed that with an easy 6-0 shutout victory over Lindsey Evans and Victoria Martinez.

Koch had a solid weekend in double play, posting a 3-1 record. She also teamed with senior Lisa Jouravleva in a 6-1 win over Alexandra Krogius and Carina Burdick.

Bucknell returns to action when it travels to compete at the Saint Joseph’s Invitational on Sept. 29-Oct. 1.