Spring Arbor takes it to Foresters

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2011-09-22
Huntington, Ind. - The Forester women's tennis team hosted the Cougars of Spring Arbor University on Thursday and dropped an 8-0 decision to fall to 1-5 in MCC play, 2-6 overall.

The Cougars swept doubles play and continued to roll through singles action before rain cut the final match, No. 1 singles, short.

HU travels to Grace on Saturday for a 2:00 p.m. match.

Singles Recap:
#1 Haley Neiderhiser (HU) vs. Kelly Smith (SAU) - rained out (6-4, 2-4)
#2 Kristin DeBruyn (SAU) def. Kristen Lahman (HU) 6-3, 6-2
#3 Becca Kragt (SAU) def. Lauren Sunderman (HU) 6-4, 6-2
#4 Hope Roelofs (SAU) def. Stacie Cressman (HU) 6-1, 6-2
#5 Kelli Cross (SAU) def. Megan Adams (HU) 6-0, 6-2
#6 Jenna Bart (SAU) def. Ciara Smith (HU) 6-0, 6-1

Double Recap:
#1 Smith/Kragt (SAU) def. Neiderhiser/Joni Holsem (HU) 8-3
#2 Roelofs/DeBruyn (SAU) def. Lahman/Sunderman (HU) 8-2
#3 Cross/Bart (SAU) def. Jessica Abel/Katie Johnson (HU) 8-4
 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.
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