Belles Bitten by Wildcats

NOTRE DAME, Ind. - The Saint Mary's tennis team was handed a 9-0 loss on Tuesday afternoon by undefeated Indiana Wesleyan.

Audrey Kiefer had battled at the number five singles spot before falling 6-4, 6-2. Mary Catherine Faller held her ground in the first set in her number one singles match before ending on the short side of a 6-4 score in the opening set. Jackie Kjolhede won a pair of games in both sets at number four singles as the Belles won at least a game at each flight.

The Belles (6-3) will look to get back to winning this weekend when they travel to Illinois to take on both Wheaton and Judson on Saturday.

Results
Indiana Wesleyan University 9, Saint Mary's College 0

 Singles competition
1. Rachael Heiniger (IN-WES) def. Mary Catherine Faller (SMC) 6-4, 6-0
2. Andrea Meyering (IN-WES) def. Kayle Sexton (SMC) 6-1, 6-1
3. Lauren Wilson (IN-WES) def. Shannon Elliott (SMC) 6-0, 6-1
4. Kristen Futrell (IN-WES) def. Jackie Kjolhede (SMC) 6-2, 6-2
5. Kim Mella (IN-WES) def. Audrey Kiefer (SMC) 6-4, 6-2
6. Sarah Richert (IN-WES) def. Margaret Boden (SMC) 6-1, 6-2

 Doubles competition
1. Andrea Meyering/Lauren Wilson (IN-WES) def. Audrey Kiefer/Mary Catherine Faller (SMC) 8-1
2. Rachael Heiniger/Kristen Futrell (IN-WES) def. Kayle Sexton/Shannon Elliott (SMC) 8-1
3. Aubrey Lohser/Diane Jones (IN-WES) def. Margaret Boden/Jackie Kjolhede (SMC) 8-2