Women's Tennis: Mount Union Rolls Past Capital

Women's Tennis: Mount Union Rolls Past Capital

BEXLEY, Ohio -- The Mount Union women's tennis team defeated Capital University in an Ohio Athletic Conference match Friday afternoon at Capital, 9-0. 

The Purple Raiders improve to 8-4 overall and 3-1 in conference play, while Capital falls to 1-8 this season and 0-4 in the OAC. 

Sophomore Megan Marsh (Marysville/Marysville) defeated Capital's Desiree Molina (6-0, 6-0) in sixth position singles, while sophomore Gretchen Groves (Louisville/Louisville) and senior Alix Stein (New Philadelphia/New Philadelphia) shut out Monique Hanayik and MacKenzie Archibald in first position doubles, 8-0.

Mount Union plays host to Muskingum in its next OAC match on Wednesday, April 19 at Mount Union's Whitehill Tennis Courts at 3:30 p.m. 

Tennis Match Results: Mount Union vs Capital University, Apr 14, 2017 at Capital University
Mount Union 9, Capital University 0

Singles competition:
1. Gretchen Groves (MTUW) def. Monique Hanayik (CAPW) 6-0, 6-0
2. Jordan Teaford (MTUW) def. Megan Williams (CAPW) 6-0, 6-0
3. Alix Stein (MTUW) def. MacKenzie Archibald (CAPW) 6-0, 6-0
4. Kayla Johnston (MTUW) def. Samm Smith (CAPW) 6-0, 6-0
5. Anna Nelson (MTUW) def. Amy Stammen (CAPW) 6-0, 6-1
6. Megan Marsh (MTUW) def. Desiree Molina (CAPW) 6-0, 6-0

Doubles competition:
1. Gretchen Groves/Alix Stein (MTUW) def. Monique Hanayik/MacKenzie Archibald (CAPW) 8-0
2. Kayla Johnston/Jordan Teaford (MTUW) def. Samm Smith/Amy Stammen (CAPW) 8-0
3. Anna Nelson/Ashley Gran (MTUW) def. Desiree Molina/Katie Woods (CAPW) 8-0