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BW Women's Tennis Team Loses at Mount Union, 5-4

Danielle Rueger


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ALLIANCE, OHIO -- The defending Ohio Athletic Conference champion Baldwin Wallace University women’s tennis lost at host the University of Mount Union, 5-4, today (Friday, April 2, 2012) at the Mount Union Courts. The Yellow Jacket loss ended a two-match winning streak.

With its loss, BW is now 6-10 overall and 1-2 in the OAC. Mt. Union is 9-4 overall and 2-0 in the OAC.


BW gained an early 2-1 lead after the doubles competition, but Mt. Union won four of the six singles matches. The match came down to fifth singles. With the match score tied at 4-4, Mt. Union’s Courtney Adamsky bested Yellow Jacket sophomore Whitney Yoder (Medina/ Senior) by the scores of 7-5 and 7-6 with a 10-8 tie-breaker to give the Purple Raiders the victory.


In doubles action for BW, the number two tandem of senior Jenny Greene (Worthington/ Thomas Worthington) and junior Danielle Rueger (Ashland/ Senior) won by an 8-3 score and the No.3 duo of Yoder and senior Emily Brown (Vermilion) won by an 8-4 count. In singles play for the Yellow Jackets, Greene won at No.1 by the scores of 6-4 and 6-4 and Rueger won at No.4 by the scores of 6-4 and 7-5.


The Yellow Jackets return to action on Tuesday, April 10 when they travel to Columbus, Ohio to play Capital University at 3:30 p.m. The next home match is Wednesday, April 11 when BW hosts NCAA Division II Tiffin University at the “Pop” Collins Courts in Berea at 3:30 p.m.


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FINAL SCORE:   Mount Union -- 5, Baldwin Wallace -- 4

SINGLES RESULTS:  
No.1: Jenny Greene (BW) defeated Krissy Hallett (MU), 6-4, 6-4
No.2: Mandy Wise (MU) def. Rebecca Mittler (BW), 6-4, 6-2
No.3: Hannah Arvidson (MU) def. Morgan Baker (BW), 6-2, 6-1
No.4: Danielle Rueger (BW) def. Mehan Czuchra (MU) , 6-4, 7-5
No.5: Courtney Adamsky (MU) def. Whitney Yoder (BW), 7-5, 7-6 (10-8) 
No.6: MacKenzie Jenkins (MU) def. Rachel Bertrand (BW), 6-2, 6-0.


DOUBLES RESULTS:  

No.1: Czuchra/ Hallett (MU) defeated Mittler/ Baker (BW), 8-2
No.2: Greene/ Rueger (BW) def. Arvidson/ Wise (MU), 8-3
No.3: Yoder/ Emily Brown (BW) def. Adamsky/ Taylor Dowling (MU), 8-4.

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