SMC vs. Calvin

Saint Mary’s Drops Home Opener to Calvin

NOTRE DAME, IN – Calvin grabbed momentum in doubles and used strong singles play in the middle of their line-up in posting a 6-3 win over Saint Mary’s Wednesday evening at the Eck Tennis Center.

Calvin ups its record to 7-1 overall and 1-0 in MIAA play while Saint Mary’s falls to 4-6 and 0-2 respectively.

Calvin College 6, Saint Mary's College 3

Singles
1. Melissa Oosterhouse (CALVIN) def. Camille Gebert (SMC) 6-3, 6-0
2. Jillian Hurley (SMC) def. Kaitlin Spoelhof (CALVIN) 6-7 (4-7), 6-1, 6-4
3. Elisabeth Geenen (CALVIN) def. Betsy Reed (SMC) 6-2, 7-5
4. Rachel Strikwerda (CALVIN) def. Jessica Kosinski (SMC) 6-4, 6-0
5. Michelle Busscher (CALVIN) def. Lisa Rubino (SMC) 7-5, 6-1
6. Jessica Camp (SMC) def. Kelsey Bushhouse (CALVIN) 6-1, 2-6, 7-6 (7-2)

Doubles
1. Camille Gebert/Jillian Hurley (SMC) def. Melissa Oosterhouse/Rachel Strikwerda (CALVIN) 8-6
2. Kaitlin Spoelhof/Jill VanVeen (CALVIN) def. Betsy Reed/Lisa Rubino (SMC) 8-6
3. Elisabeth Geenen/Rachel DeGroot (CALVIN) def. Franca Peluso/Mary Therese Lee (SMC) 8-0

Match Notes:
Calvin College 7-1, 1-0 MIAA; Regional ranking #11
Saint Mary's College 4-6, 0-2 MIAA
Order of finish: Doubles (3,2,1); Singles (4,1,5,3,6,2)
T-3:37 A-68