The Hornets played at Hope International University on Tuesday and got the best of the Royals 5-4.
The entire contest all came down to the singles play match between by FC's Mayumi Okubo and HIU's Jasmine Hyacinth. Okubo jumped ahead early grabbing a 6-1 edge. Hyacinth came back strong to win 5-7, but Okubo was able to hang on winning the tie break 1-0 (12-7).
Up Next: The Hornets (2-1 overall) will open conference-play at Cypress College on Thursday, February 23rd @ 2:00 pm.