Kiemele's win came at third singles, 6-4, 7-5. She also teamed with Nicole Krier (So., Woodbury, Minn.) for a tough battle at third doubles, losing 5-8.
Krier also had a strong first set at fourth singles, eventually losing the match 5-7, 0-6.
Kelsey Eatherton (Jr., White Bear Lake, Minn.) battle back from a 2-5 deficit in the second set, although she dropped her match at first singles, 4-6, 5-7.
The Pipers fall to 0-2, 0-1 MIAC with the non-conference loss. St. Scholastica improves to 2-0. Hamline will next host Martin Luther College on Saturday, February 13, at 10:00 a.m. The match will be played at Lifetime Fitness in Lakeville.