Ladies End Season in CCAC Tournament
The Crimson Wave women’s tennis season has come to an end after a loss to Purdue University-Calumet. The ladies would finish 5-10 on the season which was their best season to date for the Crimson Wave. That is something to be very proud of.
CCSJ had two big wins over St. Joseph’s Rensselaer and Concordia University to start off their season. This was followed another win over the University of Illinois-Spring field to bring CCSJ to 3-1 midway through the season. The Crimson Wave would go on to defeat Robert Morris University and Roosevelt University later in the year to earn their two CCAC wins of the season.
Felicitas Hirth had an overall season record of 9-6. The Argentinian Native will look to continue her success heading into next season. Paula Nieto went 6-5 on the year and Luz Padilla went 6-6.
Coach Steve Cavazos will look to continue building the program as he hits the recruiting trail this summer to get ready for next season.
Ladies Win Spring Opener
The Crimson Wave women’s tennis team won their spring season opener 6-3 over the St. Joseph’s College Pumas.
The Crimson Wave won one of the three doubles matches. Felicitas Hirth and Luz Padilla won 9-8.
The Crimson Wave singles dominated the match. Mariana Portela won her singles match 6-2 and 6-3 over Tate Hirkey. Leticia Monteiro won 6-2 and 6-2 over Clare Kost and Hirth won 6-2 and 7-5 over Katie Phillips.
Padilla also took a singles win 6-4 and 6-2 over Mary Heptine. In the final singles match Paula Nieto won 6-3 and 6-4 over Lauren Jakubezyk.
The Crimson Wave will be back in action on March 7th when they host Davenport University at 1:00 pm.
Women's Tennis Falls to Bethel
The women’s tennis team took fell to Bethel College 5-4 over the weekend. It was a tough break for the ladies as they have been training very hard this off season.
Felicitas Hirth defeated Taryn Johnson 6-2,6-1. Luz Padilla defeated Samantha Lukas 6-3,6-3. The Crimson Wave did very well in doubles competition. Felicitas Hirth and Luz Padilla defeated Taryn Johnson and Samantha Lukas 8-6. Paula Nieto and Samantha Castellano defeated Jana Yoder and Haley Foster 8-3.
The ladies will return to action on October 10th when they host Concordia University.