Women's Tennis: Raiders Shutout Heidelberg

Gretchen Groves
Gretchen Groves

ALLIANCE, Ohio -- Mount Union's women's tennis team shutout Heidelberg, 9-0 in an Ohio Athletic Conference match Saturday at the Whitehill Courts.

Mount Union won all six of the contested matches with straight set wins at No. 1 and No. 4 singles from senior Gretchen Groves (Louisville) and freshman MacKenzie Cavalier (Green).

The Purple Raiders are now 11-4 overall and even their OAC record at 3-3 while Heidelberg falls to 3-7 overall and 1-5 in the OAC.

Mount Union next plays Baldwin Wallace in an OAC match Wed., April 24 at 3:30 p.m. in Berea.

Tennis Match Results
Heidelberg vs Mount Union
Apr 13, 2019 at Alliance, Ohio

Mount Union 9, Heidelberg 0

Singles competition:
1. Gretchen Groves (MTU) def. Esmerelda Salazar (HEIDW) 6-0, 6-0
2. Jordan Teaford (MTU) def. Jillian Goulet (HEIDW) 6-0, 6-4
3. Cora Shane (MTU) def. Meridith Lucius (HEIDW) 6-2, 6-2
4. MacKenzie Cavalier (MTU) def. Megan Novess (HEIDW) 6-0, 6-0
5. Sierra Beighey (MTU) def. no player (HEIDW), by forfeit
6. Trisha Kohut (MTU) def. no player (HEIDW), by forfeit

Doubles competition:
1. Gretchen Groves/MacKenzie Cavalier (MTU) def. Jillian Goulet/Meridith Lucius (HEIDW) 8-1
2. Jordan Teaford/Cora Shane (MTU) def. Esmerelda Salazar/Megan Novess (HEIDW) 8-3
3. Gabrielle Wegener/Trisha Kohut (MTU) def. no player/no player (HEIDW), by forfeit

Notes:
Mount Union 11-4, 3-3 OAC
Heidelberg 3-7, 1-5 OAC