HILTON HEAD, S.C. – The Mount Union women's tennis team lost 6-3 against Roanoke (Va.) (4-1) Thursday morning at Chaplin Park Tennis Center.
The Purple Raiders secured their points in a doubles victory with Gretchen Groves (Louisville/Louisville) and Kayla Johnston (Ashtabula/Lakeside) with a very close score of 9-8, and then the two of them also had wins in singles.
Now 5-2, Mount Union will finish their trip in Hilton Head against Nebraska Wesleyan on Friday, March 9 at 1:00 p.m. at Chaplin Park Tennis Center.
Roanoke 6, Mount Union 3
|1. Gretchen Groves (MTU) def. Jessica Kennedy (RC) 6-4, 6-3|
|2. Kayla Johnston (MTU) def. Catherine Lee (RC) 6-4, 6-3|
|3. Avery Smith (RC) def. Sierra Beighey (MTU) 6-1, 7-5|
|4. Madeline Herring (RC) def. Gabrielle Wegener (MTU) 6-3, 6-2|
|5. Carolyn Kitsock (RC) def. Trisha Kohut (MTU) 6-3, 6-1|
|6. Tracy Kile (RC) def. Andrea Dietz (MTU) 6-2, 6-1|
|1. Gretchen Groves/Kayla Johnston (MTU) def. Jessica Kennedy/Avery Smith (RC) 9-8|
|2. Catherine Lee/Madeline Herring (RC) def. Sierra Beighey/Gabrielle Wegener (MTU) 8-6|
|3. Janny Alvarado/Carolyn Kitsock (RC) def. Trisha Kohut/Natalie Fry (MTU) 8-4|