HU gets back-to-back wins on weekend

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2008-08-29

The Foresters moved to 2-1 on the season with back-to-back wins on the weekend. HU downed Manchester 7-2 on Friday and then cruised to an 8-1 victory over the University of Northwestern Ohio on Saturday.
Against Manchester, the Foresters swept the doubles and took four of the six singles' matches. In doubles' play, Stephanie Strong and Raelyn Althoff won 8-5 at #1 doubles. Haley Neiderhiser and Joni Holsem won by the same score at #2 and Liz Hull and Kristen Lahman took #3 doubles 8-3.

Neiderhiser blanked her opponent 6-0, 6-0 at #2 singles for her second win of the match. Althoff won nearly as easily going 6-1, 6-1 at #3. Lahman needed a third set at #4 to pick up her second victory of the day 6-7, 7-5, 10-2 and Erica Abel won 7-6, 6-0 at #6.

On Saturday, the Foresters played without their top player, Strong, in the lineup and still dominated UNOH. HU swept singles and won at #2 and #3 doubles.

Neiderhiser went 6-0, 6-1 at #1 singles. Althoff at #2 and Hull at #4 both posted 6-0, 6-0 shutouts. Lahman outlasted her opponent 5-7, 6-4, 10-4 at #3. Abel was ahead 6-2, 5-1 when her opponent retired at #5 and Kyla Zartman recorded the 6-4, 6-2 victory at #6.

In doubles' play, Althoff and Zartman won 8-1 at #2 and Hull and Lahman got the 8-6 win at #3.
 

 

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