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Women's Tennis Claims 9-0 Victory at Ashland
 
Morgan Patterson played up from her usual spot in singles all the way to #2, where she claimed a 6-3, 6-0 victory.
 
Morgan Patterson played up from her usual spot in singles all the way to #2, where she claimed a 6-3, 6-0 victory.
 

Oct. 14, 2013

Box Score

ASHLAND, Ohio - The Grand Valley State women's tennis team routed Ashland on Sunday (Oct. 13) with a 9-0 victory to close out the weekend road trip.

The win moves the Lakers to 10-3 overall on the year with a 9-3 record in the GLIAC. Ashland falls to 7-7 both overall and in the conference.

Only four matches on the day were played to completion due to a lack of players on Ashland's side. In #1 doubles, the team of Carola Orna and Lexi Rice won an 8-3 decision, while the team of Kali Phillips and Leah Dancz won via retirement at #2 doubles.

In singles, Phillips picked up a 6-3, 6-1 victory at the #1 slot, while Morgan Patterson played up from her usual spot in singles and took a 6-3, 6-0 decision at #2 singles. Kelly Trapp shut out her opponent at #4 singles, 6-0, 6-0. Niki Shipman won her #3 singles match via retirement.

GVSU will finish the regular season GLIAC portion of its schedule with a 1 p.m. match in Big Rapids, Mich. against Ferris State on Thursday (Oct. 17).

Grand Valley State 9, Ashland University 0
Oct 13, 2013 at Ashland, Ohio (Ashland University Tennis Courts) 

Singles competition
1. Kali Phillips (GV-W) def. Pyper Brown (AU) 6-3, 6-1
2. Morgan Patterson (GV-W) def. Meghann Fitzpatrick (AU) 6-3, 6-0
3. Niki Shipman (GV-W) def. Kendal Stephens (AU) retired
4. Kelly Trapp (GV-W) def. Sally Trout (AU) 6-0, 6-0
5. Lexi Rice (GV-W) def. No Player (AU), by default
6. Carola Orna (GV-W) def. No Player (AU), by default

 

 

Doubles competition
1. Carola Orna/Lexi Rice (GV-W) def. Pyper Brown/Meghann Fitzpatrick (AU) 8-3
2. Kali Phillips/Leah Dancz (GV-W) def. Kendal Stephens/Sally Trout (AU) retired
3. Niki Shipman/Morgan Patterson (GV-W) def. No Player/No Player (AU), by default
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