Green Bay Women's Tennis Defeats Bradley 5-2
PEORIA, Ill. (GreenBayPhoenix.com) - The Green Bay women's tennis team (1-7, 0-1 Horizon League) battled to its first victory of the spring season on Sunday, picking up a 5-2 road win against Bradley at the Clubs at River City in Peoria, Ill.
After winning the doubles point, the Phoenix took four of the six singles contests - three of them in three-set fashion.
A pair of seniors led the Phoenix at the No. 1 and No. 2 singles spots on Sunday. At No. 1, Jennifer Bradfield (Fairfield, Iowa) split the first two sets (6-4, 6-7 (9)) against Bradley's Elizabeth Przystawski before posting a 6-2 win in the third set. Morgan Weuve (Green Bay, Wis.) dropped her first set at the No. 2 spot against Meredith McDonagh, but rallied back to take sets two (6-2) and three (6-3).
Also winning in singles action were juniors Maria Anderson (Marshfield, Wis.) and Rebecca Nelson (Brookfield, Wis.). Like Weuve, Anderson earned a come-from-behind win at No. 4, fighting her way to a 2-6, 6-1, 6-2 victory over the Braves' Kennedy Scott. Nelson won her No. 5 contest in straight sets, defeating Jessie Bertino 6-3, 6-2.
In doubles, the senior duo of Bradfield and Weuve won at No. 1, defeating Adele Henke and Carly Miles 8-5. The freshman tandem of Samantha Iwen (De Pere, Wis.) and Amanda Timm (Milwaukee, Wis.) secured the doubles point with a convincing 8-0 victory at No. 3.
No. 1 - Jennifer Bradfield/Morgan Weuve (GB) def. Adele Henke/Carly Miles (BU) 8-5
No. 2 - Corey Mattson/Meredith McDonagh (BU) def. Maria Anderson/Rebecca Nelson (GB) 8-7 (5)
No. 3 - Samantha Iwen/Amanda Timm (GB) def. Brigitte Graf/Monique Graf (BU) 8-0
No. 1. - Jennifer Bradfield (GB) def. Elizabeth Przystawski (BU) 6-4, 6-7 (9), 6-2
No. 2 - Morgan Weuve (GB) def. Meredith McDonagh (BU) 3-6, 6-2, 6-3
No. 3 - Carly Miles (BU) def. Amanda Timm (GB) 6-4, 6-3
No. 4 - Maria Anderson (GB) def. Kennedy Scott (BU) 2-6, 6-1, 6-2
No. 5 - Rebecca Nelson (GB) def. Jessie Bertino (BU) 6-3, 6-2
No. 6 - Cassia Wojtalik (BU) def. Samantha Iwen (GB) 6-0, 6-3
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