Women’s Tennis Falls to First Place ONU

Taylor Dowling (Canton/Massillon Jackson)
Taylor Dowling (Canton/Massillon Jackson)

LIMA, Ohio—The Mount Union women's tennis team lost an Ohio Athletic Conference match to Ohio Northern, 8-1, Sunday afternoon at the Westwood Tennis and Fitness Center in Lima.

The Purple Raiders (9-6, 2-3 OAC) took one of three doubles points before dropping all six singles points in defeat. The Polar Bears have won eight consecutive matches and remain unbeaten in the OAC.

Junior Courtney Adamsky (New Philadelphia/New Philadelphia) and freshman Taylor Dowling (Canton/Massillon Jackson) earned the lone point for the Raiders with an 8-4 win at No. 3 doubles over Lauren Rife and Carly Olmstead.

Mount Union's next match will be Tuesday when they host Capital at 3:30 pm in Alliance.

Tennis Match Results
Mount Union vs Ohio Northern
Apr 15, 2012 at Lima, Ohio

Ohio Northern 8, Mount Union 1

Singles competition:
1. Michelle Tuma (ONUW) def. Krissy Hallett (MTU) 6-2, 6-1
2. Brittany Miller (ONUW) def. Mandy Wise (MTU) 6-2, 6-3
3. Carly Olmstead (ONUW) def. Hannah Arvidson (MTU) 7-6, 7-5, 6-1
4. Kristin Cellentani (ONUW) def. Megan Czuchra (MTU) 6-0, 6-0
5. Kelsi Wurm (ONUW) def. Courtney Adamsky (MTU) 6-1, 6-1
6. Kristin Timperman (ONUW) def. MacKenzie Jenkins (MTU) 6-3, 6-1

Doubles competition:
1. Michelle Tuma/Christie Gales (ONUW) def. Krissy Hallett/Megan Czuchra (MTU) 8-4
2. Brittany Miller/Kristin Cellentani (ONUW) def. Mandy Wise/Hannah Arvidson (MTU) 9-7
3. Courtney Adamsky/Taylor Dowling (MTU) def. Lauren Rife/Carly Olmstead (ONUW) 8-4

Ohio Northern 15-4, 5-0 OAC
Mount Union 9-6, 2-3 OAC