Foresters continue to struggle in conference play

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2011-09-20
Huntington, Ind. - The Knights of Marian University left no doubt why they're undefeated and sitting atop the conference as they blanked the Huntington women's tennis team 9-0 on Tuesday afternoon.

The Foresters never got into any sort of groove as the Knights took control and dominated play at every position.

With this loss, HU falls to 2-5, 1-4 in MCC play. They are back in action on Saturday when they travel to Grace College for a 2:00 p.m. match.

Singles Recap:
#1 Brittney Horlacher (MU) def. Haley Neiderhiser (HU) 6-4, 6-4
#2 Hannah Knust (MU) def. Kristen Lahman (HU) 6-2, 6-0
#3 Lauren Paras (MU) def. Lauren Sunderman (HU) 6-0, 6-0
#4 Sarah Potter (MU) def. Staci Cressman (HU) 6-1, 6-1
#5 Olivia Pursell (MU) def. Megan Adams (HU) 6-0, 6-1
#6 Katie Barrett (MU) def. Ciera Smith (HU) 6-1, 6-0

Doubles Recap:
#1 Potter/Pursell (MU) def. Neiderhiser/Joni Holsem (HU) 8-1
#2 Horlacher/Paras (MU) def. Lahman/Sunderman (HU) 8-1
#3 Knust/Alyson O'Conner (MU) def. Jessica Abel/Katie Johnson (HU) 8-1
 
The Huntington University Foresters compete in 14 intercollegiate sports for men and women. In the past decade, Huntington has produced 53 NAIA All-America honors and 187 All-America Scholar Athlete honors. Huntington University is a comprehensive Christian college of the liberal arts offering graduate and undergraduate programs in more than 70 academic concentrations. U.S.News & World Report ranks Huntington among the best colleges in the Midwest.
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Heather Barkley
Director of Communications
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Joanne Green
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