October 2, 2013

Women's Tennis Stands 5-1 After Win Over Earlham

TERRE HAUTE, IND. -- Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology improved to 5-1 on the women's tennis season and 4-1 in Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference play with a 9-0 win over Earlham College on Wednesday.

The Fightin' Engineers also improved to 3-1 in Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference play with the victory.

Singles winners included senior Marie Stettler (Edgerton, Wis./Edgerton Senior) at No. 1; junior Suzana Mohd (Puchong, Malaysia/Mara University) at No. 2; senior Paige Cook (Terre Haute/North) at No. 3; senior Colleen Stevenson (Stow, Mass./Nashoba Regional) at No. 4; junior Kylie McCollum (Lee's Summit, Mo./West) at No. 5; and sophomore Lauren Miller (Highland, Ill.) at No. 6.

In doubles play, Stettler and Mohd combined to win at No. 1 doubles; Cook and McCollum won at No. 2; and the team of senior Lauren Reberger (Brazil/Northview) and freshman Sydney Short (Langley, Va./Grafton) captured a No. 3 victory.

Rose-Hulman returns to action at Hanover College on Saturday.

Rose-Hulman 9, Earlham 0
10-02-13 at Terre Haute, Ind.

Singles competition
1. Marie Stettler (RHIT) def. Olivia Engle (ECW) 7-6 (3), 4-6, 1-0 (10)
2. Suzana Mohd (RHIT) def. Claire Welsh (ECW) 6-2, 6-2
3. Paige Cook (RHIT) def. Jessica Childs (ECW) 6-2, 6-1
4. Colleen Stevenson (RHIT) def. Jordyn Grimes (ECW) 6-2, 6-1
5. Kylie McCollum (RHIT) def. Annie Foley (ECW) 6-4, 6-3
6. Lauren Miller (RHIT) def. Gabrielle Williams (ECW) 6-0, 6-0

Doubles competition
1. Marie Stettler/Suzana Mohd (RHIT) def. Olivia Engle/Claire Welsh (ECW) 8-3
2. Paige Cook/Kylie McCollum (RHIT) def. Annie Foley/Jessica Childs (ECW) 8-4
3. Lauren Reberger/Sydney Short (RHIT) def. Jordyn Grimes/Gabrielle Williams (ECW) 8-0