GROVE CITY, Pa. -- Mount Union's women's tennis team beat Grove City (Pa.) on the road Wednesday night at the Walter-Zbell Tennis Courts by a score of 6-3.
The Purple Raiders improves to 8-1 to conclude non-conference action and serves Grove City (12-2) its first loss of the spring season as they were led by senior Gretchen Groves (Louisville). Groves accounted for two of Mount Union's six points with a victory in singles with scores of 6-3, 6-2 and in doubles alongside partner MacKenzie Cavalier (Uniontown/Green) with a final score of 8-5.
Cavalier was a also a double winner, defeating her singles opponent 7-6 and 6-2.
Mount Union stays on the road and will begin Ohio Athletic Conference play at Otterbein Saturday, March 23 at 1 p.m.
Mount Union 6, Grove City (Pa.) 3
1. Gretchen Groves (MTU) def. Morgan Happe (GRO) 6-3, 6-2
2. Maggie Manchester (GRO) def. Jordan Teaford (MTU) 6-1, 6-1
3. Cora Shane (MTU) def. Jenn Elder (GRO) 6-1, 6-2
4. MacKenzie Cavalier (MTU) def. Madi Reed (GRO) 7-6, 6-2
5. Sierra Beighey (MTU) def. Rachel Ford (GRO) 7-5, 6-1
6. Trisha Kohut (MTU) def. Leigh-Ann Trepanier (GRO) 7-6, 6-3
1. Gretchen Groves/MacKenzie Cavalier (MTU) def. Jenn Elder/Morgan Happe (GRO) 8-5
2. Maggie Manchester/Madi Reed (GRO) def. Jordan Teaford/Cora Shane (MTU) 8-3
3. Lillian Jeynes/Leigh-Ann Trepanier (GRO) def. Trisha Kohut/Gabrielle Wegener (MTU) 8-3