Women's Tennis: 9-0 Win Over Heidelberg Gives Raiders Second Straight Shutout; Fifth Overall

Sierra Beighey
Sierra Beighey

ALLIANCE, Ohio -- Mount Union women's tennis team defeated Heidelberg (0-11, 0-4 OAC) 9-0 in an Ohio Athletic Conference match Saturday afternoon.

With their second straight shutout and fifth on the season, the Purple Raiders improve to 11-5 and 4-2 in the OAC.

The Raiders won all singles matches in two sets with no score higher than 6-2. Sophomore Sierra Beighey (Fombell, Pa./Riverside) secured the fifth point for the Raiders as the team proceeded to sweep doubles with scores of 8-1, 8-1, and 8-2.

Mount Union's home match campaign continues on Wednesday, April 18 as they host John Carroll at 3:30 p.m.

RESULTS

Mount Union 9, Heidelberg 0

Singles competition:
1. Gretchen Groves (MTU) def. Esmerelda Rios (HEIDW) 6-1, 6-0
2. Jordan Teaford (MTU) def. Jillian Goulet (HEIDW) 6-2, 6-1
3. Kayla Johnston (MTU) def. Aline Rojas (HEIDW) 6-0, 6-2
4. Gabrielle Wegener (MTU) def. Gabi Osterman (HEIDW) 6-0, 6-0
5. Sierra Beighey (MTU) def. Mallory Paul (HEIDW) 6-1, 6-2
6. Trisha Kohut (MTU) def. Bianca Torres (HEIDW) 6-0, 6-2
 
Doubles competition:
1. Gretchen Groves/Kayla Johnston (MTU) def. Esmerelda Rios/Aline Rojas (HEIDW) 8-1
2. Jordan Teaford/Gabrielle Wegener (MTU) def. Jillian Goulet/Mallory Paul (HEIDW) 8-1
3. Sierra Beighey/Trisha Kohut (MTU) def. Gabi Osterman/Bianca Torres (HEIDW) 8-2