Women's Tennis Impresses in OAC Opener

Krissy Hallett (Photo by Ryan Baker)
Krissy Hallett (Photo by Ryan Baker)

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