Women's Tennis: Raiders Post Shutout in Regular Season Finale

Sierra Beighey
Sierra Beighey

ALLIANCE, Ohio -- Mount Union's women's tennis team closed out the regular season with a 9-0 win over Capital in an Ohio Atheltic Conference match Saturday at the Whitehill Courts.

The Purple Raiders are now 13-4 overall and 5-3 in the OAC and will be the No. 4 seed in next week's OAC Tournament and host Baldwin Wallace in a first round matchup Tuesday, April 30 at 3:30 p.m.

Mount Union rolled through the doubles matches to take a 3-0 lead then won all six singles matches -- three in straight set wins from Gretchen Groves (Louisville) at No. 1, Jordan Teaford (Canton / GlenOak) at No. 2 and Sierra Beighey (Fombell, Pa. / Riverside) at No. 5.

Tennis Match Results
Capital vs Mount Union
Apr 27, 2019 at Alliance, Ohio

Mount Union 9, Capital 0

Singles competition:
1. Gretchen Groves (MTU) def. Madison Watt (CAPW) 6-0, 6-0
2. Jordan Teaford (MTU) def. Julia Holt (CAPW) 6-0, 6-0
3. Cora Shane (MTU) def. Karen Kanke (CAPW) 6-1, 6-0
4. MacKenzie Cavalier (MTU) def. MacKenzie Archibald (CAPW) 6-1, 6-0
5. Sierra Beighey (MTU) def. Emma Price (CAPW) 6-0, 6-0
6. Trisha Kohut (MTU) def. Megan Watt (CAPW) 6-1, 6-0

Doubles competition:
1. Gretchen Groves/MacKenzie Cavalier (MTU) def. MacKenzie Archibald/Madison Watt (CAPW) 8-2
2. Jordan Teaford/Cora Shane (MTU) def. Julia Holt/Emma Price (CAPW) 8-1
3. Gabrielle Wegener/Trisha Kohut (MTU) def. Karen Kanke/Megan Watt (CAPW) 8-1

Mount Union 13-4, 5-3 OAC
Capital 7-10, 3-5 OAC