Phoenix Women's Tennis Loses a Pair of Matches

Courtesy: Green Bay Athletics
Release: February 27, 2011
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Senior Emily Lawent had two three-set matches.

GREEN BAY, Wis. ( - The Green Bay women's tennis team dropped a pair of matches over the weekend, losing at Marquette 7-0 on the road Friday and in its home opener against Indiana-Purdue Fort Wayne on Sunday afternoon.

At No. 1 singles, Green Bay's Emily Lawent had two three-set matches where the senior won the opening set before dropping sets two and three. Lawent lost to Marquette's Olga Fischer 1-6, 6-4, 10-2 on Friday and then took the first set 7-5 Sunday against before coming up short in the final two sets.

In the match against Marquette, junior Morgan Weuve had a hard-fought first set against Paola Calderon before falling 7-6 (5), 6-1.

Against IPFW, Green Bay's No. 2 and No. 3 doubles teams had close matches. Weuve and Rebecca Nelson dropped the match at No. 2 8-5 while Maria Anderson and Julia Kedryzki fell at No. 3, 8-6.

Green Bay's next match will take place on Friday, March 4 when the Phoenix opens Horizon League competition against Milwaukee at home at 1 p.m.

Marquette 7, Green Bay 0 - Friday, February 25
No. 1: Olga Fischer (MU) def. Emily Lawent (GB) 1-6, 6-4, 10-2
No. 2: Kelly Barry (MU) def. Jennifer Bradfield (GB) 6-0, 6-0
No. 3: Paola Calderon (MU) def. Morgan Weueve (GB) 7-6 (5), 6-1
No. 4: Gillian Hush (MU) def. Maria Anderson (GB) 6-1, 6-4
No. 5: Rocio Diaz (MU) def. Rebecca Nelson (GB) 6-0, 6-2
No. 6: Chelsea Utting (MU) def. Julia Kedryzki (GB) 6-0, 6-1

No. 1: Rachael Hush/Ruiz (MU) def. Lawent/Bradfield (GB) 8-5
No. 2: Calderon/Diza (MU) def. Weuve/Nelson (GB) 8-1
No. 3: Gillian Hush/Utting (MU) def. Anderson/Kredyzki (GB) 8-3

IPFW 7, Green Bay 0 - Sunday, February 27
No. 1: Amy Recht (IPFW) def. Emily Lawent (GB) 5-7, 6-3, 10-5
No. 2: Ingrid Ballus (IPFW) def. Jennifer Bradfield (GB) 6-2, 6-1
No. 3: Raquel Vescovi (IPFW) def. Morgan Weuve (GB) 6-1, 6-3
No. 4: Caterina Kiefer (IPFW) def. Maria Anderson (GB) 6-3, 6-3
No. 5: Yuka Kobayashi (IPFW) def. Julia Kedryzki (GB) 6-3, 6-3
No. 6: Alex Forsyth (IPFW) def. Rebecca Nelson (GB) 6-3, 6-2

No. 1: Recht/Ballus (IPFW) def. Lawent/Bradfield (GB) 8-1
No. 2: Kiefer/Forsyth (IPFW) def. Weueve/Nelson (GB) 8-5
No. 3: Vescovi/Kobayashi (IPFW) def. Kedryzki/Anderson (GB) 8-6

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