Green Bay Earns Second Horizon League Win at Youngstown State

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Release: April 08, 2012
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Freshman Amanda Timm won her No. 3 doubles match on Saturday as the Phoenix defeated YSU 5-2.

By: Ryan Hartwig (@RyanHartwig)

BOARDMAN, Ohio ( - Juniors Maria Anderson (Marshfield, Wis.) and Rebecca Nelson (Brookfield, Wis.) were both two-time winners on Saturday as the Green Bay women's tennis team defeated Youngstown State 5-2 to improve to 2-3 in Horizon League play and 3-10 overall.

Anderson and Nelson paired up at No. 2 doubles to defeat the Penguins' duo of Lauren Hankle and Gimena Puppo 8-2, helping the Phoenix secure the doubles point and an early 1-0 lead.

Anderson and Puppo then squared off at the No. 4 singles spot, with Anderson prevailing 6-1, 2-0. At No. 5, Nelson powered her way past YSU's Jennifer Moore 6-0, 6-1 for her second victory of the day.

Also picking up a singles win for the Phoenix was freshman Amanda Timm (Milwaukee, Wis.), who after dropping her first set to Carolyn Jesko at No. 3 came back for a 1-6, 6-3, 10-6 victory. Timm and Samantha Iwen (De Pere, WIs.) won by default at the No. 3 doubles spot, while Iwen also won by default at No. 6 singles.

Green Bay will continue its four-match Horizon League road swing next weekend when it travels to Wright State (Saturday at 10 a.m.) and Butler (Sunday at 2 p.m.).

Green Bay 5, Youngstown State 2

No. 1 - Marta Burak/Carolyn Jesko (YSU) def. Jennifer Bradfield/Morgan Weuve (GB) 8-0
No. 2 - Rebecca Nelson/Maria Anderson (GB) def. Lauren Hankle/Gimena Puppo 8-2
No. 3 - Samantha Iwen/Amanda Timm (GB) won by default

No. 1 - Marta Burak (YSU) def. Jennifer Bradfield (GB) 6-1, 6-1
No. 2 - Lauren Hankle (YSU) def. Morgan Weuve (GB) 6-3, 6-2
No. 3 - Amanda Timm (GB) def. Carolyn Jesko (YSU) 1-6, 6-3, 10-6
No. 4 - Maria Anderson (GB) def. Gimena Puppo (YSU) 6-1, 2-0 (retired)
No. 5 - Rebecca Nelson (GB) def. Jennifer Moore (YSU) 6-0, 6-1
No. 6 - Samantha Iwen (GB) won by default


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