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.
Ladies Fall to USF
The Crimson Wave women’s tennis team dropped their CCAC match up against the University of St. Francis 9-0 on Thursday.
Carolina Monterrubio and Leticia Monteiro fell in the first match in doubles competition 8-2. Mariana Portela and Paula Nieto competed in the second doubles match as they fell 8-3. The Crimson Wave were unable to come away with wins in singles competition as they were looking to score points. Carolina Monterrubio, Leticia Monteiro, Mariana Portela, Paula Nieto, and Samantha Castellanos all competed in singles competition.
CCSJ will return to action on Tuesday April 22nd as they compete in the CCAC Quarterfinals.