Defending their home court, the Foresters took it to the Cougars of Saint Francis recording the 8-1 win.
For the second time this season, Haley Neiderhiser and Raelyn Althoff blanked their opponents 8-0 at #1 doubles. In other doubles action Joni Holsem and Kelsey Mark (#2 doubles) came up short losing 8-2 but Erica Abel and Kristen Lahman (#3 doubles) posted the 8-4 win.
The Foresters went on to sweep singles. Neiderhiser got the easy 6-1, 6-2 win at #1. Althoff (#2) and Mark (#3) won in straight sets 6-3, 6-3 and 6-1, 6-2 respectively. . Lahman needed a third pro set to get the win at #4, 4-6, 6-4, 10-8. Abel dominated the first set 6-0 before her opponent retired giving her the win at #5. Lauren Sunderman made quick work at #6 winning 6-1, 6-2.
The win moves the women to 4-3 on the year and 3-2 in conference play. The Foresters are back in action tomorrow at Grace College.