Women's Tennis: Purple Raiders Shut Out St. John Fisher (N.Y.)

Alix Stein (Photo by Jenna Snider)
Alix Stein (Photo by Jenna Snider)

HILTON HEAD, S.C. -- The Mount Union women's tennis team beat St. John Fisher (N.Y.) 9-0 Wednesday afternoon in Hilton Head. 

The Purple Raiders improve to 5-0 overall after recording their second win of their spring trip in South Carolina. 

Senior Alix Stein (New Philadelphia/New Philadelphia) beat St. John Fisher's Sarah Sorrentino 6-0 and 6-2 in second position singles to earn a point for the Raiders. She and sophomore Gretchen Groves (Louisville/Louisville) defeated Taylor Slink and Olivia Rotondo in doubles position one, 8-0. 

Mount Union will play Wilkes College (Pa.) Thursday, March 9 at 6 p.m. in Hilton Head.


Tennis Match Results: Mount Union 9, St. John Fisher (N.Y.) 0

Singles competition:
1. Gretchen Groves (MTUW) def. Katey Padden (SJF) 6-0, 6-0
2. Alix Stein (MTUW) def. Sarah Sorrentino (SJF) 6-0, 6-2
3. Kayla Johnston (MTUW) def. Taylor Slink (SJF) 6-3, 6-0
4. Anna Nelson (MTUW) def. Caroline Seaberg (SJF) 6-0, 6-2
5. Megan Marsh (MTUW) def. Olivia Rotondo (SJF) 6-0, 6-1
6. Sierra Beighey (MTUW) def. Amanda Pendergast (SJF) 7-5, 6-3

Doubles competition:
1. Gretchen Groves/Alix Stein (MTUW) def. Taylor Slink/Olivia Rotondo (SJF) 8-0
2. Kayla Johnston/Ashley Gran (MTUW) def. Amanda Pendergast/Caroline Seaberg (SJF) 8-4
3. Anna Nelson/Megan Marsh (MTUW) def. Eileen Fleming/Meaghan Reilly (SJF) 8-0