Women's Tennis Defeats Juniata

Sophomore Mandy Wise
Sophomore Mandy Wise

HILTON HEAD, S.C. - - Mount Union's women's tennis team defeated Juniata (Pa.) 6-3 in a non-conference tennis match Wednesday afternoon in Hilton Head, South Carolina. 

With the victory, Mount Union improves to 5-2 overall while Juniata falls to 5-1. 

The Purple Raiders won three of the six singles matches and all three doubles matches. 

Junior Megan Czuchra (Mantua/Crestwood) and sophomores MacKenzie Jenkins (North Hampton/Northwestern) and Mandy Wise (North Canton/Hoover) all recorded two victories on the afternoon. 

Czuchra defeated Jacklyn Renninger 6-3, 6-2 in the no. 3 singles position and was paired with senior Courtney Adamsky (New Philadelphia/New Philadelphia) as they defeated Mitsuki Koh and Tori Gray 8-1 in the no. 2 doubles position. 

Jenkins and Wise each won their singles match and were paired with each other in the no. 1 doubles match as they defeated Heather Waring and Megan Phillips 9-8. Jenkins won her singles match over Warring 6-2, 6-1 in the no. 1 position while Wise defeated Phillips 7-5, 6-1 in the no. 2 singles position. 

Mount Union returns to the court tomorrow when they face Edgewood (Wis.) at 11:30 a.m. 

Tennis Match Results
Juniata (Pa.) vs Mount Union
Mar 13, 2013 at Hilton Head, S.C.
Mount Union 6, Juniata (Pa.) 3
Singles competition:
1. MacKenzie Jenkins (MTU) def. Heather Waring (JUNW) 6-2, 6-1
2. Mandy Wise (MTU) def. Megan Phillips (JUNW) 6-2, 6-1
3. Megan Czuchra (MTU) def. Jacklyn Renninger (JUNW) 6-3, 6-2
4. Cara Stough (JUNW) def. Courtney Adamsky (MTU) 6-1, 6-1
5. Tori Gray (JUNW) def. Megan Reichert (MTU) 7-5, 6-3
6. Yana Kohler (JUNW) def. Lauren Olivier (MTU) 2-6, 7-6, 7-5
Doubles competition:
1. MacKenzie Jenkins/Mandy Wise (MTU) def. Heather Waring/Megan Phillips (JUNW) 9-8
2. Courtney Adamsky/Megan Czuchra (MTU) def. Mitsuki Koh/Tori Gray (JUNW) 8-1
3. Taylor Dowling/Lauren Olivier (MTU) def. Jacklyn Renninger/Cara Stough (JUNW) 8-4
Mount Union 5-2
Juniata (Pa.) 5-1