Green Bay Falls to Milwaukee in Horizon League Opener

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Release: March 01, 2013
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Green Bay returns to action next Saturday at Bradley.

By: Ryan Hartwig (@RyanHartwig)
GreenBayPhoenix.com

GREEN BAY, Wis. (GreenBayPhoenix.com) - The Green Bay women's tennis team (0-9) hosted in-state rival Milwaukee (6-5) Friday night in its Horizon League opener, falling to the Panthers 6-1 at Western Racquet and Fitness Club.

Freshman Stephanie Londre (Burlington, Wis.) earned the lone Phoenix victory at No. 2 singles after Milwaukee's Kelly Fritz withdrew with an injury. It marked Londre's third singles win of 2013.

The match was Green Bay's final home contest until April 6 when it hosts Youngstown State, as the Phoenix will play its next nine matches away from home.

Milwaukee 6, Green Bay 1
Singles

No. 1 - Maddy Soule (UWM) def. Amanda Timm (GB) 6-1, 6-4
No. 2 - Stephanie Londre (GB) def. Kelly Fritz (UWM) 4-3, withdrew (injury)
No. 3 - Dana Shannon (UWM) def. Maria Anderson (GB) 6-2, 6-4
No. 4 - Chelsea Bailey (UWM) def. Rebecca Nelson (GB) 6-3, 6-3
No. 5 - Christina Colarossi (UWM) def. Samantha Iwen (GB) 6-0, 6-0
No. 6 - Kristin Kurer (UWM) def. Eleanor O'Brien (GB) 6-0, 6-0

Doubles
No. 1 - Soule/Colarossi (UWM) def. Timm/Nelson (GB) 8-5
No. 2 - Shannon/Fritz (UWM) def. Anderson/Iwen (GB) 8-2
No. 3 - Brittany Skemp/Bailey (UWM) def. Londre/Rachael Menos (GB) 8-1

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