Mac women netters dominate Friends

By Steve Sell
April 10, 2017
McPherson College Sports Information-file

McPherson College’s women’s tennis team kept pace with the Bulldog men by shutting out Friends 9-0 here Saturday.

The No. 21-ranked Bulldogs have a huge showdown here today against top KCAC challenger Bethel, which also is 3-0 in the KCAC. The winner will take command of the conference race. Match time is 3 p.m.

Amazingly, Mac lost only one game total in the six singles matches, winning five of the matches by 6-0, 6-0 scores.

Mac also goes to Tabor Thursday and Bethany on Saturday.

• Singles •

1. Brittany Zipf (M) def. Michaela Tubbs (F) 6-0, 6-0

2. Besa Bwalya (M) def. Amanda Zavala (F) 6-0, 6-0

3. Lea Striegel (M def. Cassidy Darrah (F) 6-0, 6-1

4. Zoe Bouwmeester (M) def. Courtney Temen (F) 6-0, 6-0

5. Madison Hoffman (M) def. Abigail Thibodeau (F) 6-0, 6-0

6. Deiah Curtis (M) def. Matty Donaldson (F) 6-0, 6-0

Doubles competition

1. Brittany Zipf/Besa Bwalya (M) def. Amanda Zavala/Cassidy Darrah (F) 8-1

2. Lea Striegel/Zoe Bouwmeester (M) def. Michaela Tubbs/Abigail Thibodeau (F) 8-0

3. Madison Hoffman/Deiah Curtis (M) def. Victoria Nissley/Courtney Temen (F) 8-2