Bethel hands HU 7-2 loss

HUNTINGTON, Ind. - The Forester women’s tennis team continues to struggle in Crossroads play, dropping a 7-2 decision to Bethel College Thursday afternoon.

Senior Alek Spasic played a role in both HU wins. She teamed up with Cassie Kasicki at #1 doubles to defeat Molly O’Grady and Whitney Neuenschwander 8-6 and then snagged her second win of the day at No. 2 singles where she had no problem disposing of Morgan McFarren, 6-2, 6-2.

There’s no rest for the weary as the Foresters (3-6, 1-6) have a day off before taking on Cedarville University and Spring Arbor University on Saturday.

Singles Recap
1. Molly O’Grady (BC) def. Cassie Kasicki (HU) 6-1, 6-1
2. Alek Spasic (HU) def. Morgan McFarren (BC) 6-2, 6-2
3. Bethany Blodgett (BC) def. Katie Johnson (HU) 6-4, 6-2
4. Melissa Ramer (BC) def. Jessica Abel (HU) 7-5, 6-1
5. Whitney Neuenschwander (BC) def. Ciara Smith (HU) 6-0, 6-2
6. Taryn Johnson (BC) def. Amber Bos (HU) 6-1, 6-2

Doubles Recap
1. Kasicki/Spasic (HU) def. O’Grady/Neuenschwander (BC) 8-6
2. McFarren/Blodgett (BC) def. Johnson/Abel (HU) 9-7
3. Ramer/Jill Focht (BC) def. Macy Phillips/Madison Johnson (HU) 8-6 
The Huntington University Foresters compete in 16 intercollegiate sports for men and women. In the past decade, Huntington has produced 46 NAIA All-America honors and 202 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. 


Heather Barkley
Director of Communications
Joanne Green
Sports Information Director