Green Bay Drops Two Horizon League Road Contests

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Release: April 15, 2012
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Morgan Weuve and the Phoenix are back in action on Friday for their regular season finale against Detroit at Western Racquet and Fitness.

By: Ryan Hartwig (@RyanHartwig)
GreenBayPhoenix.com

INDIANAPOLIS (GreenBayPhoenix.com) - The Green Bay women's tennis team (3-12, 2-5 Horizon League) suffered a pair of Horizon League road losses over the weekend, dropping 7-0 results to Wright State (Saturday) and Butler (Sunday).

Playing in its first outdoor match of the season Sunday against the Bulldogs, the Phoenix was paced by a strong doubles performance by the duo of Amanda Timm (Milwaukee, Wis.) and Samantha Iwen (De Pere, Wis.). The freshmen picked up an 8-5 win over Butler's Kahfii King and Kate Panawash at the No. 3 doubles spot for the team's lone win of the day.

"It was a great doubles effort by Timm and Iwen," Phoenix head coach Sara Schubring said. "They set each other up very well off of the serve and fought hard for the win."

On Saturday against Wright State the Phoenix was unable to take any of the singles or doubles matches as the Raiders swept the doubles point and picked up straight-set wins in all six singles contests.

"It was disappointing not to put points on the board this late in the season," Schubring said. "In doubles Wright State started out strong and we struggled to take charge at the net. In singles it was encouraging to see the team show the courage to adapt tactics to match up with a very good team in our league. Execution wasn't there, but the gap is closing and despite the loss on paper, spirit is strong and improvement was made."

Green Bay returns home to Western Racquet and Fitness Club for its regular season finale on Friday at 6 p.m.

Sunday at Butler (L, 7-0)
Doubles
No. 1 - Stephanie McLoughlin/Gabrielle Rubenstein (BU) def. Jennifer Bradfield/Morgan Weuve (GB) 8-1
No. 2 - Cam Thompson/Ashley Breitenbach (BU) def. Rebecca Nelson/Maria Anderson (GB) 8-4
No. 3 - Amanda Timm/Samantha Iwen (GB) def. Kahfii King/Kate Panawash (BU) 8-5

Singles
No. 1 - Caroline Hedrick (BU) def. Jennifer Bradfield (GB) 6-2, 6-3
No. 2 - Stephanie McLoughlin (BU) def. Morgan Weuve (GB) 6-4, 6-3
No. 3 - Gabrielle Rubenstein (BU) def. Amanda Timm (GB) 6-2, 7-5
No. 4 - Cam Thompson (BU) def. Maria Anderson (GB) 6-4, 6-2
No. 5 - Angelina Qin (BU) def. Rebecca Nelson (GB) 6-4, 7-5
No. 6 - Laura Shull (BU) def. Samantha Iwen (GB) 6-0, 6-0

Saturday at Wright State (L, 7-0)
Doubles

No. 1 - Abby Lewis/Masha Peresetsky (WSU) def. Jennifer Bradfield/Morgan Weuve (GB) 8-2
No. 2 - Alex Bastock/Kayla Tuscany (WSU) def. Maria Anderson/Rebecca Nelson (GB) 8-2
No. 3 - Taylor Hines/Amy Nini (WSU) def. Samantha Iwen/Amanda Timm (GB) 8-0

Singles
No. 1 - Kayla Tuscany (WSU) def. Jennifer Bradfield (GB) 6-1, 6-4
No. 2 - Masha Peresetsky (WSU) def. Morgan Weuve (GB) 6-4, 6-2
No. 3 - Alex Bastock (WSU) def. Amanda Timm (GB) 7-6, 6-2
No. 4 - Abby Lewis (WSU) def. Maria Anderson (GB) 6-3, 6-4
No. 5 - Amy Nini (WSU) def. Rebecca Nelson (GB) 6-1, 6-4
No. 6 - Chelsea Girgash (WSU) def. Samantha Iwen (GB) 6-4, 6-3

SCHEDULE
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Friday , October 03
Women's Tennis 
at Whitewater Invite
TBA
Whitewater, Wis.
 
Friday , October 17
Women's Tennis 
at ITA Regional Tournament
TBA
TBA
 
Friday , January 30
Women's Tennis 
vs. Cardinal Stritch
7:00 PM
Green Bay, Wis. (Western Racquet)
 
Saturday , January 31
Women's Tennis 
at Marquette
5:00 PM
Milwaukee, Wis.
 
Thursday , February 12
Women's Tennis 
vs. Utah State
8:00 PM
Green Bay, Wis. (Western Racquet)
 
Saturday , February 21
Women's Tennis 
at Bradley
TBA
Galesburg, Ill.
 
Women's Tennis 
at Western Illinois
TBA
Galesburg, Ill.
 
Saturday , February 28
Women's Tennis 
at IPFW
1:00 PM
Fort Wayne, Ind.
 
Sunday , March 01
Women's Tennis 
at IUPUI
9:00 AM
Indianapolis, Ind.
 
Friday , March 13
Women's Tennis 
vs. Milwaukee
6:30 PM
Green Bay, Wis. (Western Racquet)
 
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