Posted by Richard RoBards - Wed, Apr. 9, 2014 - [Women's Tennis]
CAMPBELLSVILLE, Ky. — It may have just been an exhibition, but Lady Tiger Tennis stepped up in class today in beating the NCAA DI Western Kentucky Hilltoppers 5-4.
Story and Photo by Sports Information Intern Ellen Sholtes
The Lady Tigers (12-3) entered the match ranked No. 19 in the NAIA national poll. They got right to work in winning two of the three doubles matches. CU used those two wins to carry some momentum into the singles matches.
Anna Tumanyan, Megan Charity and Kelsie Peckham were all victorious in their singles matches.
The Lady Tigers will host non-conference opponent Marion College on Sunday, April 13, at 3 p.m.
1. Madeline Phillips/Emily Przystawski (WKU) def. Anna Tumanyan/Haley Dallas (CU), 8-3
2. Megan Charity/Gleidys Salazar (CU) def. Carolina Barboza/Gabby Crofford (WKU), 8-6
3. Lindy Charity/Jenna Sallee (CU) def. Akex Crofford/Morgan Freeman (WKU), 8-5
1. Anna Tumanyan (CU) def. Madeline Phillips (WKU), 7-6, 3-6, 6-2
2. Megan Charity (CU) def. Emily Przystawski (WKU), 6-2, 6-4
3. Carolina Balboa (WKU) def. Jenna Sallee (CU), 6-4, 6-3
4. Gabby Crofford (WKU) def. Lindy Charity (CU), 6-4, 6-0
5. Alex Crofford (WKU) def. Haley Dallas (CU), 6-2, 6-4
6. Kelsie Peckham (CU) def. Morgan Freeman (WKU), 7-5, 6-4