HU tennis drops 8-1 decision to Trine

HUNTINGTON, Ind. - The Forester women’s tennis dropped an 8-1 decision in its spring season opener to Trine University Thursday afternoon at Klopfenstein Tennis Courts.

The highlight of the afternoon came at No. 4 singles where Katie Johnson, who is a tried and true doubles player, took a crack at playing solo and came up with an impressive 6-4, 6-2 win over Erin Kwaske to log the Foresters’ lone win.

HU is back in action on Saturday when they host Davenport University (Mich.) at 2:30 p.m.

Singles Recap
#1 Jessica Huhnke (Trine) def. Lauren Sunderman (HU) 6-0, 6-0
#2 Chrissy Uphaus (Trine) def. Stacie Cressman (HU) 6-0, 6-0
#3 Lauren Schlueter (Trine) def. Jessica Abel (HU) 6-2, 6-2
#4 Katie Johnson (HU) def. Erin Kwaske (Trine) 6-4, 6-2
#5 Kaylynne Goeglein (Trine) def. Ciara Smith (HU) 6-1, 6-3
#6 Susan Breinling (Trine) def. Megan Adams (HU) 6-3, 6-0

Doubles Recap
#1 Huhnke/Schlueter (Trine) def. Abel/Johnson (HU) 8-3
#2 Uphaus/Samantha Willmann (Trine) def. Alek Spasic/Sunderman (HU) 8-2
#3 Kwaske/Goeglein (Trine) def. Smith/Cressman (HU) 8-6 
The Huntington University Foresters compete in 14 intercollegiate sports for men and women. In the past decade, Huntington has produced 53 NAIA All-America honors and 187 All-America Scholar Athlete honors. Huntington University is a comprehensive Christian college of the liberal arts offering graduate and undergraduate programs in more than 70 academic concentrations. U.S.News & World Report ranks Huntington among the best colleges in the Midwest. 


Heather Barkley
Director of Communications
Joanne Green
Sports Information Director