Belles Blank Thunder

  • Maddie Minaduo and Margaret Faller took an 8-2 victory at two doubles.
  • Minaudo then went on to claim a 6-0, 6-0 win at four singles for the Belles.
  • Elizabeth Preister hardly missed a beat with a 6-1, 6-0 decision at six singles.

ANGOLA, Ind. - For the tenth consecutive season, the Saint Mary's tennis team has won at least ten matches as the Belles defeated in-state rival Trine by a 9-0 margin on Tuesday afternoon.

Maddie Minaduo and Margaret Faller took an 8-2 victory at two doubles. Monica Davy and Sam Setterblad were 8-3 winners at one doubles, and Kaity Venters and Andrea Fetters gave Saint Mary's the 3-0 lead through doubles with an 8-5 victory at the third flight.

Minaudo then went on to claim a 6-0, 6-0 win at four singles for the Belles. Elizabeth Preister hardly missed a beat with a 6-1, 6-0 decision at six singles. Margaret Faller was a 6-2, 6-0 winner at three singles. Kaity Venters took a 6-0, 6-2 win at five singles. Monica Davy was on the top side of a 6-3, 6-0 final at two singles. Andrea Fetters won a 6-3, 6-1 match at one singles to cap off the Belles' win.

The Belles (10-4, 2-1 MIAA) are set to make up their match from earlier this season against Bethel when they host the Pilots on Thursday, April 14 at 4:00 p.m.

Saint Mary's College 9, Trine University 0
Singles competition
1. Andrea Fetters (SMC) def. Lexi Mack (TRINEW) 6-3, 6-1
2. Monica Davy (SMC) def. Madison Hatkevich (TRINEW) 6-3, 6-0
3. Margaret Faller (SMC) def. Tarah Brennan (TRINEW) 6-2, 6-0
4. Maddie Minaudo (SMC) def. Kinnsey Pass (TRINEW) 6-0, 6-0
5. Kaity Venters (SMC) def. Kaitlin Black (TRINEW) 6-0, 6-2
6. Elizabeth Preister (SMC) def. Sloan Davis (TRINEW) 6-1, 6-0

Doubles competition
1. Monica Davy/Sam Setterblad (SMC) def. Madison Hatkevich/Tarah Brennan (TRINEW) 8-3
2. Maddie Minaudo/Margaret Faller (SMC) def. Lexi Mack/Kaitlin Black (TRINEW) 8-2
3. Kaity Venters/Andrea Fetters (SMC) def. Sloan Davis/Kinnsey Pass (TRINEW) 8-5

Match Notes:
Saint Mary's College 10-4, 2-1 MIAA
Trine University 3-9, 0-3 MIAA
T-3:30 A-50