HU grabs two MCC wins

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2010-09-03
 After a disappointing MCC loss earlier in the week, a determined HU women's tennis team bounced back to earn 5-4 wins against the University of Saint Francis and Goshen College over the weekend.

On Friday against the Cougars, things started out shaky for HU as they dropped all three matches in doubles action. But the Foresters buckled down in singles action to claim five wins and notch the come-from-behind victory.

Singles Recap:
#1 - Neiderhiser def. Selking 6-2, 4-6, 6-3
#2 - Spasic def. Shetterly 6-3, 6-4
#3 - Lahman def. Mey 6-2, 4-6, 6-2
#4 - Cox def. Sunderman 6-4, 3-6, 7-5
#5 - E. Abel def. Bills 6-3, 4-6, 6-4
#6 - Cressman def. Anspach 6-2, 6-0

Doubles Recap:
#1 - Selking/Shetterly def. Neiderhiser/Holsem 8-6
#2 - Mey/Gardner def. Lahman/Spasic 8-5
#3 - Cox/Anspach def. E. Abel/J. Abel 8-5

Against Goshen on Saturday the Foresters once again found themselves behind the eight ball after doubles play. Down 2-1, HU rallied to win four singles matches to record their second MCC win in as many days.

Singles Recap:
#1 - Neiderhiser def. Lanctot 6-2, 6-5
#2 - Spasic def. Dewing 6-1, 6-3
#3 - Lahman def. Hawkins 6-0, 6-1
#4 - Krabil def. Sunderman 7-5, 6-0
#5 - E. Abel def. Wampler 6-3, 6-4
#6 - Stoutzfly def. Cressman 6-4, 6-1

Doubles Recap:
#1 - Lanctot/Hawkins def. Neiderhiser/Holsem 8-5
#2 - Dewing/Krabil def. Lahman/Spasic 8-3
#3 - E. Abel/J. Abel def. Wampler/Zook 8-6

The Foresters are 2-1 on the season. They travel to Indiana Wesleyan University today for a 2:00 p.m. matchup.
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