Women's Tennis: Mount Union Wins First Match of Fall Season

Women's Tennis: Mount Union Wins First Match of Fall Season

STEUBENVILLE, Ohio - Mount Union's women's tennis team defeated Franciscan 6-3 in a non-conference match Tuesday. 

The Purple Raiders (1-1) claimed wins in two of the doubles matches and four singles matches. 

Mount Union led by sophomore Cora Shane (Cuyahoga Falls) who paired with Emily Messina (Sharon, Pa.) for a win at No. 2 doubles then got a three-set win at No. 1 singles.

The Raiders close out the fall season with a match Friday, Sept. 27 at 3:30 p.m. against Washington & Jefferson in Washington, Pa.


Mount Union 6, Franciscan 3

Singles Competition:

1. Cora Shane (MTU) def. Madelyn Conrad (FRA) 6-3, 2-6, 10-5

2. MacKenzie Cavalier (MTU) def. Ana Victoria Haddad (FRA) 6-2, 6-1

3. Estelle Leon (FRA) def. Sierra Beighey (MTU) 9-6, 6-4

4. Gabrielle Wegener (MTU) def. Grace Hammel (FRA) 5-7, 6-1, 10-3

5. Trisha Kohut (MTU) def. Zoey Stapleton (FRA) 6-4, 1-6, 13-11

6. Caroline Picard (FRA) def. Emily Messina (MTU) 6-2, 6-1

Doubles Competition:

1. Madelyn Conrad/Ana Victoria Haddad (FRA) def. MacKenzie Cavalier/Gabrielle Wegener (MTU) 8-2

2. Cora Shane/Emily Messina (MTU) def. Grace Hammel/Zoey Stapleton (FRA) 8-6

3. Trisha Kohut/Sierra Beighey (MTU) def. Estelle Leon/Haley Davinsizer (FRA) 8-5