Hawkeyes Down Wisconsin, 6-1
MADISON, Wisconsin – The University of Iowa women’s tennis team defeated Wisconsin, 6-1 Friday in Madison, Wisconsin. With the win, Iowa improves to 12-3 (2-1).
“The team played well tonight,” said UI head coach Sasha Schmid. “It’s always great to get a conference win on the road. I’m pleased with our fight tonight. We are looking forward to another great conference match on Sunday at Minnesota.”
The Hawkeyes started the night winning the doubles point. Junior Anastasia Reimchen and Montana Crawford were first off the court in doubles, defeating Sydney Rider and Christina Zordani, 6-3.
Seniors Aimee Tarun and Natalie Looney were the last double match of the evening. They defeated Michelle Linden and Melisaa Pick, 7-5 to clinch the doubles point.
Iowa won five straight singles matches in straight sets to secure the 6-1 victory. Freshman Elise van Heuvelen was first off the court defeating Maria Avgerinos, 6-3 6-0. Junior Zoe Doulas was next off the court, defeating Kelsey Grambeau, 6-2 6-3.
Montana Crawford clinched the win for the Hawkeyes defeating Christina Zordani, 6-3 6-4. Junior Anastasia Reimchen took down Michelle Linden, 6-4 6-3, and Adorabl Huckleby got the final win for Iowa, defeating Sydney Rider, 6-4 6-3, giving the Hawkeyes the 6-1 win.
The Hawkeyes continue their road trip Sunday as they take on Minnesota at noon (CT) in Minneapolis.
1. Elise Van Heuvelen (IA) def. Maria Avgerinos (WIS) 6-3, 6-0
2. Zoe Douglas (IA) def. Kelsey Grambeau (WIS) 6-2, 6-3
3. Anastasia Reimchen (IA) def. Michelle Linden (WIS) 6-4, 6-3
4. Adorabol Huckleby (IA) def. Sydney Rider (WIS) 6-4, 6-3
5. Melissa Pick (WIS) def. Aimee Tarun (IA) 1-6, 6-2, 7-5
6. Montana Crawford (IA) def. Christina Zordani (WIS) 6-3, 6-3
1. Kelsey Grambeau/Maria Avgerinos (WIS) def. Elise Van Heuvelen/Zoe Douglas (IA) 6-3
2. Anastasia Reimchen/Montana Crawford (IA) def. Sydney Rider/Christina Zordani (WIS) 6-3
3. Aimee Tarun/Natalie Looney (IA) def. Michelle Linden/Melissa Pick (WIS) 7-5
Order of finish: Doubles (2,1,3); Singles (1,2,6,3,4,5)