Grinnell Advances to NCAA Women's Tennis Second Round with Win over Westminster

Grinnell Advances to NCAA Women's Tennis Second Round with Win over Westminster

May 8, 2009

OFFICIAL SITE

May 8, 2009, Greencastle, Ind. — Grinnell improved to 20-6 and advanced to the second round of the NCAA Division III Women's Tennis Championship following a 5-0 opening-round win over Westminster (Mo.).

Grinnell, 20-6, will take on top-seed and fourth-ranked Chicago on Saturday at 2 p.m. Westminster finished its season at 10-10.

Tennis Match Results
Grinnell College vs Westminster (Mo.)
May 08, 2009 at Greencastle, Indiana
(Blackstock Courts)

Grinnell College 5, Westminster (Mo.) 0

 Singles competition
1. Abby Stuck (WCWT) vs. Toby Cain (GC) unfinished
2. Athenia Peterson (WCWT) vs. Jill Akiyama (GC) unfinished
3. Katie Colver (GC) def. Dori Craighead (WCWT) 6-1, 6-0
4. Caitlin Lamkin (WCWT) vs. Maya Lipert (GC) unfinished
5. Tatyana Sukharnikova (GC) def. Megan Slayton (WCWT) 6-0, 6-2
6. Bridget Overton (WCWT) vs. Elizabeth Spears (GC) unfinished

 Doubles competition
1. Toby Cain/Tatyana Sukharnikova (GC) def. Athenia Peterson/Megan Slayton (WCWT) 8-4
2. Katie Colver/Maya Lipert (GC) def. Dori Craighead/Abby Stuck (WCWT) 8-0
3. Jill Akiyama/Kelsey Picken (GC) def. Alessandra Graber/Bridget Overton (WCWT) 8-2

Match Notes:
Grinnell College 20-6
Westminster (Mo.) 10-10

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