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#11 Tigers Sweep Wittenberg

#11 Tigers Sweep Wittenberg

April 13, 2013

Springfield, Ohio - The 11th-ranked DePauw women has little trouble in their opening North Coast Athletic Conference West Division match as they blanked Wittenberg, 9-0. The hosts dropped to 4-8 overall and 0-1 in the conference.

The Tigers lost just two games in doubles play to take a 3-0 lead and then swept all six singles matches in straight sets, losing just one game.

DePauw concludes NCAC divisional play tomorrow when it travels to Denison for a 10 a.m. match tomorrow and faces Ohio Wesleyan in a 2 p.m. match also at Denison.

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DePauw University vs Wittenberg
4/13/2013 at Springfield, Ohio
(Albright Tennis Complex)

#11 DePauw University 9, Wittenberg 0

 Singles competition 
1. Maggie MacPhail (DPU) def. Kristin Wright (WITW) 6-1, 6-0
2. Claire Marshall (DPU) def. Morgan McDermott (WITW) 6-0, 6-0
3. Meg Crowley (DPU) def. Kaitlin Payne (WITW) 6-0, 6-0
4. Julie Wittwer (DPU) def. Jaimie Whaley (WITW) 6-0, 6-0
5. Taylor Mahr (DPU) def. Meghan Depew (WITW) 6-0, 6-0
6. Elizabeth Young (DPU) def. Meredith Hammon (WITW) 6-0, 6-0

 Doubles competition 
1. Claire Marshall/Meg Crowley (DPU) def. Morgan McDermott/Kaitlin Payne (WITW) 8-1
2. Caroline Emhardt/Maggie MacPhail (DPU) def. Kristin Wright/Jaimie Whaley (WITW) 8-0
3. Julie Wittwer/Kaitlin Pickrel (DPU) def. Meghan Depew/Meredith Hammon (WITW) 8-1

Match Notes:
DePauw University 12-7, 1-0 NCAC West; National ranking #11
Wittenberg 4-8, 0-1 NCAC West