Phoenix Women Fall to Wright State on Sunday
GREEN BAY, Wis. (GreenBayPhoenix.com) - The Green Bay women's tennis team wrapped up its four-match home stand on Sunday, falling 7-0 to Horizon League opponent Wright State at the Green Bay Tennis Center.
In doubles action, the Phoenix duo of Emily Lawent (Milwaukee, Wis.) and Jennifer Bradfield (Fairfield, Iowa) earned a victory in the No. 1 spot, defeating WSU's Kenisha Webb and Masha Peresetsky 8-4. The Raiders, however, took the No. 2 and No. 3 matches to earn the doubles point before winning all six singles matches.
Green Bay junior Morgan Weuve (Green Bay, Wis.) had a strong performance at No. 3 singles, opening with a 6-2 victory in the first set against Webb. The WSU senior rebounded to take a 6-2 decision in the second set to send the match into a tiebreaker. Weuve battled tough, but Webb ultimately prevailed 7-5.
After playing its last four matches in Green Bay, the Phoenix next heads to Detroit to take on the Titans on Saturday before returning to the Green Bay Tennis Center on April 16 for a double header against Chicago State and South Dakota.
Wright State 7, Green Bay 0
1. Kayla Tuscany (WSU) def. Emily Lawent (GB) 6-3, 6-4
2. Masha Peresetsky (WSU) def. Jennifer Bradfield (GB) 6-0, 6-1
3. Kenisha Webb (WSU) def. Morgan Weuve (GB) 2-6, 6-2, 7-5
4. Amy Nini (WSU) def. Maria Anderson (GB) 7-6 (3), 6-1
5. Taylor Hines (WSU) def. Rebecca Nelson (GB) 7-5, 6-2
6. Chelsea Girjash (WSU) def. Julia Kedrzycki (GB) 6-1, 6-0
1. Lawent/Bradfield (GB) def. Webb/Peresetsky (WSU) 8-4
2. Tuscany/Hines (WSU) def. Weuve/Nelson (GB) 8-4
3. Nini/Clark (WSU) def. Anderson/Kedrzycki (GB) 8-5