Three Foresters Advance

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2004-10-07
Three Foresters secured first round wins in the women's MCC tennis tournament. Number 1 Ashley Counts (6-4, 6-4) and #4 Jessica Deter (6-3, 2-6, 6-2) both picked up wins in their opening singles matches and teamed to win their first doubles match 6-4, 3-6, 6-3 over Spring Arbor University at #2 doubles. The two lost their second doubles match 6-1, 6-1 to Marian College. Deter's win in singles advanced her to today's semi-final, while Counts fell 6-1, 6-3 to Goshen's Sarah Yoder in her second singles match. Kyleigh Gast picked up the Foresters' third win knocking off Marian College's Katrina Kroics 6-3, 7-6 (4) at #3 singles. In other first round matches, #2 Stacy Plett (6-0, 6-2), #5 Dawn Lauer (6-1, 6-3), and #6 Rachael Boersma (7-5, 6-3) each fell in straight sets. Plett and Gast lost 6-2, 6-1 to Taylor University at #1 doubles and Lauer and Boersma fell 6-0, 6-3 to Bethel College at #3 doubles.
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