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.
Ladies Split Through Weekend
The Crimson Wave women’s tennis team took on Purdue University-Calumet and Judson University over the weekend. The ladies fell to Purdue Calumet 6-3 but went on to defeat Judson University 5-4.
Against Purdue Calumet, Mariana Portela defeated Ashley Pabey 6-3 and 6-2. Samantha Castellanos defeated Emily Pearson 6-4, 6-4 after losing the first set 6-3. In doubles competition, CCSJ’s Paula Nieto and Samantha Castellanos defeated Felicia Deardorff and Lauren Innes 8-4.
CCSJ did a good job turning things around against Judson University gaining their third win of the season. In singles competition, the Crimson Wave won four out of the six matches against Judson. Carolina Monterrubio defeated Emmie Chan 6-3, 6-3 after losing the first set 6-2. Leticia Monteiro defeated Nyssa Fetzner 6-3, 6-3. Mariana Portela defeated Marcilynn Rowan 6-2 and 6-3. Paula Nieto defeated Marisa Gauss 7-6 and 6-3 after losing the first set 6-3. In doubles competition, CCSJ’s Carolina Monterrubio and Leticia Monteiro bested Emmie Chan and Nyssa Fetzner 8-5.
The ladies will return to action on Thursday April 17th when they host the University of St. Francis at 3:00pm. The match will be played in the Whiting Sports Complex.