Women's Tennis: Raiders Secure First Sweep of Season

Trisha Kohut
Trisha Kohut

GAMBIER, Ohio -- The Mount Union women's tennis team scored their first sweep of the season over Mount Vernon Nazarene (0-10) Thursday night from Kenyon College's Athletic Center.

The Purple Raiders (2-0) did not allow a single point in two of the doubles matches in the teams of Gretchen Groves (Louisville/Louisville) and MacKenzie Cavalier (Uniontown/Green), and Cora Shane (Cuyahoga Falls/Cuyahoga Falls) and Trisha Kohut (Warren/Lordstown).

In singles, freshmen Cavalier and Shane each also secured a scoreless set against Mount Vernon Nazarene's Ashley Weber and Aly Landis.

Finishing off the fall season, Mount Union returns home to host Washington and Jefferson (Pa.) Friday, September 28 at 3:30 p.m.

Mount Union 9, Mt. Vernon Nazarene 0

Singles competition:
1. Gretchen Groves (MTU) def. Casey Clark (MVNU) 6-2, 6-2
2. Jordan Teaford (MTU) def. Sarah Higgins (MVNU) 6-1, 6-2
3. MacKenzie Cavalier (MTU) def. Ashley Weber (MVNU) 6-0, 6-2
4. Cora Shane (MTU) def. Aly Landis (MVNU) 6-1, 6-0
5. Sierra Beighey (MTU) def. Laurel Sidle (MVNU) 6-1, 6-1
6. Trisha Kohut (MTU) def. Sarah Young (MVNU) 6-1, 6-4

Doubles competition:
1. Gretchen Groves/MacKenzie Cavalier (MTU) def. Ashley Weber/Sarah Higgins (MVNU) 8-0
2. Jordan Teaford/Gabrielle Wegener (MTU) def. Casey Clark/Sarah Young (MVNU) 8-2
3. Cora Shane/Trisha Kohut (MTU) def. Aly Landis/Laurel Sidle (MVNU) 8-0

Mt. Vernon Nazarene 0-10, 0-9
Mount Union 2-0, 0-0