Women's Tennis


BW Women’s Tennis Team Loses to John Carroll; Hosts Marietta This Saturday

Danielle Rueger

Box Score | Updated Season Statistics

The defending Ohio Athletic Conference champion Baldwin Wallace University women’s tennis team lost to Ohio Athletic Conference and Cleveland cross-town rival John Carroll University, 8-1, today, (Wednesday, April 25, 2012) at the “Pop” Collins Courts.

With its loss, BW is now 8-13 overall and 3-4 in the OAC and ends its regular season this Saturday, April 28 with a home Seniors’ Day match against Marietta College at 11:00 a.m. The 2012 OAC Tournament begins next Tuesday, May 1 against an opponent to be determined. With its win, JCU is 10-3 overall and 5-1 in the OAC.

JCU gained a 3-0 lead after the doubles competition and won five of six singles matches to claim the win.

In singles play, junior number four player Danielle Rueger (Ashland/ Senior) was the lone victor for the Yellow Jackets as she defeated Erin Davies of the Blue Streaks by the scores of 7-6 (7-3), 4-6 and 1-0 (10-6)

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Baldwin Wallace University hosted John Carroll University

Tennis Aggate Results

Wednesday, April 25, 2012 in Berea, Ohio; “Pop” Collins Courts

FINAL SCORE:   John Carroll -- 8, Baldwin Wallace -- 1


No.1:  Maria Ciccolini (JCU) def. Rebecca Mittler (BW), 6-4, 6-2; No.2: Cassie Simmelink (JCU) def. Jenny Greene (BW) 6-0, 6-3; No.3:  Joanne Weber (JCU) def. Morgan Baker (BW), 6-4, 6-1; No.4:  Danielle Rueger (BW) def. Erin Davies (JCU), 7-6 (7-3), 4-6, 1-0 (10-6); No.5: Tracy Gibson (JCU) def.  Whitney Yoder (BW), 6-3, 6-1; No.6: Hannah Baumwell (JCU) def.  Rachel Bertrand (BW), 6-0, 6-1.


No.1: Ciccolini/ Simmelink (JCU) def. Mittler/ Baker (BW), 9-8 (10-8); No.2: Weber/ Gibson (JCU) def. Greene/ Rueger (BW), 8-4;  No.3:  Davies/ Baumwell (JCU) def. Yoder/ Emily Brown (BW), 8-5.

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