Hawkeyes Defeat Badgers

April 14, 2007

MADISON, WI – Iowa defeated Wisconsin today, 4-3. Iowa claimed three singles wins in the match. Iowa improves to 9-8 overall including 5-2 in Big Ten play.

In doubles play, Iowa’s duo of Jacqueline Lee and Mili Veselinovic were the first to finish, losing to Caitlin Burke and Liz Carpenter, 8-3. Kayla Berry and Kelcie Klockenga finished second, defeating Kim Roberts and Chelsea Nusslock, 8-4, at the third position. Claiming the doubles point for Iowa was the duo of Merel Beelen and Hillary Mintz, defeating Kaylan Caiati and Nicole Beck, 8-6, at the second position.

In singles action, Mintz finished first, defeating Carpenter, 6-4, 6-1 at the third singles spot, while Beelen finished second for Iowa at the number five singles spot, defeating Roberts, 6-2, 6-4. At the fourth singles spot, Kayla Berry finished next for Iowa, losing to Nusslock, 0-6, 6-3, 6-2, to bring the match total to 3-1. Lee finished fourth for Iowa at the first singles spot, losing to Burke, 6-1, 2-6, 6-1, bringing the total score to 3-2.

Tying the match at three-all, was Morgan Tuttle of Wisconsin, beating Klockenga at the sixth singles spot, 7-5, 1-6, 6-1. Clinching the win for Iowa was Mili Veselnovic, winning a tiebreaking match over Caiati, 4-6, 6-3, 6-1.

The Hawkeyes return to action Sunday at Northwestern at 12 p.m.

RESULTSDoubles:No. 1: No. 54 Caitlin Burke/Liz Carpenter (UW) def. Jacqueline Lee/Milica Veselinovic (IOWA), 8-3No. 2: Merel Beelen/Hillary Mintz (IOWA) def. Kaylan Caiati/Nicole Beck (UW), 8-6No. 3: Kayla Berry/Kelcie Klockenga (IOWA) def. Kim Roberts/Chelsea Nusslock, 8-4
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