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#11 DePauw Advances to NCAC Semifinals

#11 DePauw Advances to NCAC Semifinals

April 26, 2013

Oberlin, Ohio - The 11th-ranked DePauw women advanced to the North Coast Athletic Conference Championship semifinals with a 5-0 quarterfinal win over Ohio Wesleyan. The Tigers improved to 15-7, while the Battling Bishops dropped to 3-15.

DePauw dropped just five games in sweeping the three doubles match before Taylor Mahr and Elizabeth Young closed out the match with wins at fifth and sixth singles, respectively.

The Tigers return to the courts tomorrow at 11 a.m. with a semifinal match against Oberlin. The Yeowomen topped Allegheny, 5-2, today.

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Ohio Wesleyan vs DePauw University
4/26/2013 at Oberlin, Ohio
(Don Hunsinger Courts)

DePauw University 5, Ohio Wesleyan 0

 Singles competition 
1. Maggie MacPhail (DPU) vs. Alexandra Webb (OWUW) 6-1, 1-0, unfinished
2. Claire Marshall (DPU) vs. Meghan Guthrie (OWUW) 6-0, 2-1, unfinished
3. Meg Crowley (DPU) vs. Whitney Lonnemann (OWUW) 6-0, 4-0, unfinished
4. Julie Wittwer (DPU) vs. Ellie Magner (OWUW) 6-0, 4-0, unfinished
5. Taylor Mahr (DPU) def. Olivia Ozanne (OWUW) 6-0, 6-0
6. Elizabeth Young (DPU) def. Vendala Clark (OWUW) 6-0, 6-0

 Doubles competition 
1. Meg Crowley/Claire Marshall (DPU) def. Alexandra Webb/Meghan Guthrie (OWUW) 8-3
2. Caroline Emhardt/Maggie MacPhail (DPU) def. Whitney Lonnemann/Ellie Magner (OWUW) 8-2
3. Julie Wittwer/Kaitlin Pickrel (DPU) def. Olivia Ozanne/Vendala Clark (OWUW) 8-0

Match Notes:
Ohio Wesleyan 3-14, 0-3 NCAC
DePauw University 15-7, 3-0 NCAC
DePauw is No. 1 Seed; OWU is No. 8 Seed