Women’s Tennis Falls to Missouri Valley in Heart Championships

Women’s Tennis Falls to Missouri Valley in Heart Championships

The Basics

Score: Evangel 0, Missouri Valley 5

Records: Evangel 2-6; Missouri Valley 13-6

Location: Olathe, Kan. -- College Boulevard Activity Center

OLATHE, Kan. – The Evangel women's tennis team saw the 2017 season come to an end Friday falling, 5-0 to nationally ranked Missouri Valley in the first round of the Heart of America Tennis Championships.

Missouri Valley was able to edge Evangel at No. 2 doubles and No. 1 doubles in a pair of close matches. The Vikings ended the Crusaders' season after wins at No. 2 and No. 3 singles to claim the 5-0 win.

The Results

Singles Competition

1. Mairead Cleary (EU) vs. Lilian Basque (MVC) DNF
2. Elizabeth Wahle (MVC) def. Alina Schweizer (EU) 6-2, 6-1
3. Adela Gil Mayor (MVC) def. Katharina Kah (EU) 6-2, 6-2
4. Shyanne Freeman (EU) vs. Beatriz Sales (MVC) DNF
5. Hannah Anderson (EU) vs. Reevaw Lewis (MVC) DNF
6. Blythe Asbell (EU) vs. Jelica Stamatovic (MVC) DNF

Doubles Competition
1. Wahle/Gil (MVC) def. Mairead Cleary, Alina Schweizer (EU) 8-2
2. Basque/Sales (MVC) def. Katharina Kah, Shyanne Freeman (EU) 8-4
3. Stamatovic/Lewis (MVC) def. Hannah Anderson, Blythe Asbell (EU) 8-1

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