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HU tennis suffers 4th loss of year to Comets

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BATTLE CREEK, Mich. – Playing in just the second match of their spring season, the Forester women’s tennis team struggled against Olivet College to suffer a 7-2 to the Comets (4-6) at Minges Creek Athletic Club Saturday afternoon.

The Foresters played with just five players to start the match down 2-0 before play even began. The loss drops HU to 1-1 this spring, 9-4 overall.

Coach Ferguson’s crew is back in action on Thursday to host Indiana Tech at 4:30 p.m.

SINGLES RECAP
1. Meg Dolde (HU) def. Maddy Drikakis (OC) 6-4, 6-2
2. Anastasiia Evstifeeva (HU) def. Rachel Hager (OC) 6-4, 7-5
3. Breanne Rudlaff (OC) def. Erin Van Kampen (HU) 6-1, 6-3
4. Isabel Snyder (OC) def. Allison Smith (HU) 6-4, 6-4
5. Miranda Pier (OC) def. Kerrie Ecker (HU)  6-3, 7-6
6. HU forfeit

DOUBLES RECAP
1. Drikakis/Rudlaff (OC) def. Dolde/Evstifeeva (HU) 9-8
2. Hager/Rae Claramunt (OC) def. Ecker/Van Kampen (HU) 8-1
3. HU forfeit

The Huntington University Foresters compete in 17 intercollegiate sports for men and women. In the past decade, Huntington has produced 38 NAIA All-America honors and 254 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.