Sabres knock off Beloit to push win streak to three

September 12, 2017

BELOIT, Wis. – Marian University women’s tennis (3-2, 2-1 NACC) pushed their win streak to three defeating Beloit 7-2 in non-conference action.

Marian started off the match well winning No. 1 and No. 2 doubles.  Junior Meg Hartzell and sophomore Mackenzie Meyers won a thriller 9-7 at No. 1, while freshman Kyrsten Bruce and junior Celeste Degeneffe cruised to an 8-1 win at No. 2.

The Sabres used their doubles momentum to take five of the six singles positions.  Hartzell clinched a sweep at No. 1 singles with a 6-0, 6-2 victory, while freshman Brenda Ordonez had a clean 6-0, 6-0 sweep at No. 6.  Junior Kristin Houle and freshman Emma Lewandowski took their matches in two-sets.  Freshman Erica Counter won a thriller at No. 5 singles that needed a tie break that Counter took 13-11.  Meyers would take the first set at No. 2 singles but fell in a tiebreak 10-7.

Marian plays their home opener Wednesday, Sept. 13 at Fond du Lac High School when they take on Wisconsin Lutheran at 4 p.m.