BW Women’s Tennis Team Beats Capital, 8-1
BEXLEY, OHIO -- The defending Ohio Athletic Conference champion Baldwin Wallace University women’s tennis beat host Capital University, 8-1, today (Wednesday, April 11, 2012) at the Capital Tennis Courts in Bexley. The Yellow Jackets have won three of their past four matches.
With its victory, BW is now 7-10 overall and 2-2 in the OAC. Capital dropped to 1-10 overall and 1-3 in the OAC.
BW gained an early 2-1 lead after the doubles competition and won all six singles matches to capture its seventh victory.
In doubles action, the number two tandem of senior Jenny Greene (Worthington/ Thomas Worthington) and junior Danielle Rueger (Ashland/ Senior) won by a 8-1 score and the No.3. duo of sophomore Whitney Yoder (Medina/ Senior) and senior Emily Brown (Vermilion) won by an 8-2 score.
In singles play, junior No.1 player Rebecca Mittler (Elyria/ Catholic) won by the scores of 6-1 and 6-1, Greene won at No.2 by the scores of 6-2 and 6-1, sophomore Morgan Baker (Vermilion/ Elyria Catholic) won at No.3 by the scores of 6-2 and 6-1, Rueger won at No.4. by the scores of 6-1 and 6-2, Yoder won at No.5 by the scores of 7-5 and 6-2 and freshman Rachel Bertrand (Avon/ Senior) won at No.6 in a three-set match with the scores of 6-1, 6-7 (1-7) and 10-4.
This season, Rueger tops the Yellow Jackets in victories with 11 and is 11-10 overall, including 8-4 at No.4 and 4-0 against OAC opponents. Greene and Yoder are the top doubles duo at 4-0 overall, including 3-0 in OAC action..
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Baldwin Wallace University at Capital University
Tennis Aggate Results
Wednesday, April 11, 2012 in Bexley, Ohio
FINAL SCORE: Baldwin Wallace -- 8, Capital -- 1
No.1: Rebecca Mittler (BW) defeated Elisabeth McLaughlin (CU), 6-1, 6-1; No.2: Jenny Greene (BW) def. Alyssa Trier (CU, 6-2, 6-1; No.3: Morgan Baker (BW) def. Rebecca Hunt (CU), 6-2, 6-1; No.4: Danielle Rueger (BW) def. Michelle Guy (CU), 6-1, 6-2; No.5: Whitney Yoder (BW) def. Colleen Hooks (CU), 7-5, 6-2; No.6: Rachel Bertrand (BW) def. Kathryn MacFarland (CU), 6-1, 6-7 (1-7), 10-4.
No.1: McLaughlin/ Trier (CU) defeated Mittler/ Baker (BW), 8-5 ; No.2: Greene/ Rueger (BW) def. Collyn Weaver/ Guy (CU), 8-1; No.3: Yoder/ Emily Brown (BW) def. Hunt/ Corrine Hohenstein (CU), 8-2.