Women's Tennis Impresses in OAC Opener

NEW CONCORD, Ohio—The Mount Union women's tennis team won every set on its way to an impressive 9-0 victory over Muskingum in its Ohio Athletic Conference opener Sunday afternoon.

Krissy Hallett (Willoughby Hills/Willoughby South), Mandy Wise (North Canton/Hoover), Hannah Arvidson (North Canton/GlenOak), Megan Czuchra (Mantua/Crestwood), and MacKenzie Jenkins (North Hampton/Northwestern) all earned victories in both singles and doubles play for the Purple Raiders.

Arvidson and Czuchra did not lose a single point during their singles matches. Arvidson defeated Hollie Harrison in No. 3 singles while Czuchra beat Cassandra Sarver in No.4 singles action.

Courtney Adamsky (New Philadelphia/New Philadelphia) had the final Raider victory, 6-2, 6-0, in fifth singles over Renee Staudt.

Hallett and Czuchra took first doubles, 8-1, Arvidson and Wise teamed for an 8-0 victory in second doubles, and Jenkins was joined by Taylor Dowling (Canton/Massillon Jackson) for an 8-2 win in No. 3 doubles.

Mount Union (7-3, 1-0 OAC) will return to action on Tuesday with a 3:30 p.m. match at Malone in Canton.


Tennis Match Results
Muskingum vs Mount Union
Mar 25, 2012 at New Concord, Ohio

Mount Union 9, Muskingum 0

Singles competition
1. Krissy Hallett (MTU) def. Allison Thomas (MUSK) 6-0, 6-1
2. Mandy Wise (MTU) def. Karin Mueller (MUSK) 6-1, 6-0
3. Hannah Arvidson (MTU) def. Hollie Harrison (MUSK) 6-0, 6-0
4. Megan Czuchra (MTU) def. Cassandra Sarver (MUSK) 6-0, 6-0
5. Courtney Adamsky (MTU) def. Renee Staudt (MUSK) 6-2, 6-0
6. MacKenzie Jenkins (MTU) def. Autumn Nelson (MUSK) 6-0, 6-2

Doubles competition
1. Megan Czuchra/Krissy Hallett (MTU) def. Karin Mueller/Hollie Harrison (MUSK) 8-1
2. Hannah Arvidson/Mandy Wise (MTU) def. Allison Thomas/Cassandra Sarver (MUSK) 8-0
3. MacKenzie Jenkins/Taylor Dowling (MTU) def. Renee Staudt/Autumn Nelson (MUSK) 8-2

Mount Union 7-3, 1-0 OAC
Muskingum 3-1, 0-1 OAC