BEREA, Ohio - - Mount Union's women's tennis team defeated Baldwin Wallace 6-3 in an Ohio Athletic Conference tennis match Saturday afternoon at the "Pop" Collins Courts in Berea, Ohio.
With the victory, Mount Union improves to 8-4 overall and 2-1 in the OAC while Baldwin Wallace falls to 4-8 overall and 1-1 in the conference.
The Purple Raiders won four of the six singles matches and two of the three doubles matches.
Wise defeated Kelsey Blatt 2-6, 6-3, 6-3 in the no. 2 singles match and Dowling defeated Mackenzie Donalson 5-7, 6-4, 6-1 in the no. 4 singles match.
Dowling and Wise were paired together in the no. 3 doubles match as they defeated Donalson and Whitney Yoder 8-2.
Juniors Megan Czuchra (Mantua/Crestwood) and Lauren Olivier (Mantua/Crestwood) both recorded two victories on the day. Czuchra defeated Morgan Baker in the no. 3 singles match 6-4, 6-2 and Olivier defeated Mackenzi Baker in the no. 6 singles match 7-6, 6-4. Czuchra and Olivier were paired together in the no. 2 doubles match as they defeated Baker and Baker 8-2.
Mount Union returns to action Tuesday when it hosts John Carroll at 3:30 p.m.