OBERLIN, OHIO -- The Baldwin Wallace University women’s tennis team opened its 2012 winter/ spring season today (Saturday, February 11) by losing at traditional rival Oberlin College, 8-1.
With its loss, BW drops to 0-5 overall when combining its 0-4 fall 2011 record while Oberlin improved to 2-1 overall.
In singles play, junior Rebecca Mittler (Elyria/ Elyria Catholic) was the lone victor for the Yellow Jacket’s defeating Oberlin’s Grace Porter, 6-1, 6-1.
In doubles action, the team of Mittler and sophomore Morgan Baker (Vermilion /Elyria Catholic) fought hard for BW, but came up short, 8-5, against the duo of Porter and Finley Gates.
The BW women are back in action from March 3-10 when it travels to Hilton Head Island, South Carolina for its annual Spring Break Trip.
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Baldwin Wallace University versus Oberlin College
Women’s Tennis Aggate Results
FINAL SCORE: Oberlin College -- 8, Baldwin Wallace University -- 1
DOUBLES RESULTS: No.1: Finley Gates/ Grace Porter (O) defeated Morgan Baker/ Rebecca Mittler (BW), 8-5; No.2: Ariel Lewis/ Carolyn Ball (O) def. Jenny Greene/ Whitney Yoder (BW), 8-1; No.3: Rebecca Brown/ Emily Fuller (O) def. Rachel Bertrand/ Emily Brown (BW), 8-1.
SINGLES RESULTS: No.1: Ariel Lewis (O) defeated Jenny Greene (BW), 6-2, 6-0; No.2: Rebecca Mittler (BW) def. Grace Porter (O), 6-1, 6-1; No.3: Finley Gates (O) def. Morgan Baker (BW), 6-2, 6-2; No.4: Brenna Sheldon (O) def. Danielle Rueger (BW), 6-2, 6-0; No.5: Preeya Shah (O) def. Whitney Yoder (BW), 6-1, 6-1; No.6: Rebecca Brown (O) def. Emily Brown (BW), 6-1, 6-1.