Forester tennis opens spring season with win over Cougars

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2011-04-18
Huntington, Ind. - The HU women’s tennis opened up its spring season with a decisive 8-1 win over the Cougars of Saint Francis on Monday afternoon.

The Foresters started off strong by winning two of the three doubles matches and finished even stronger by sweeping singles play to notch the win.

"The team played a very solid match all through the line-up today,” commented Coach Ferguson. “We have been working on playing a more confident, aggressive style of tennis and today that's what got us the win."

Singles Recap
Neiderhiser (HU) def. Selking 8-1
Spasic (HU) def. Mey 8-6
Lahman (HU) def. Cox 8-4
Sunderman (HU) def. Faber 8-2
Adams (HU) def. Vietmeier 8-5
Cressman (HU) def. Cherry 8-0

Doubles Recap
Neiderhiser/Holsem (HU) def. Selking/Mey 8-4
Faber/Cox def. Lahman/Spasic (HU) 9-8
J. Abel/Johnson (HU) def. Cherry/Vietmeier 8-3
 
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 173 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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