WINONA, Minn. – The Winona State women’s tennis team won its home weekend doubleheader with a 7-0 win over Bemidji State.
The Warriors took care of business in doubles, winning all three matches, and giving up just nine hits in all six singles matches to open their second straight Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference playoff.
The freshman tandem of Miranda Dowlong and Clara Thomke opened with a 6-1 victory at No. 3. Seconds later, Rachel Kelly and Allie Berger scored the winning points, winning the second 6-1. Beth Moorman and Sarah Anderson completed the sweep at No. 1 doubles.
At No. 3 singles, Anderson was the first to go hand-to-hand with a 6-1, 6-0 win over her opponent at No. 3. Thoemke soon followed at No. 4 singles and Kelly won at No. 2 singles in a 6-0, 6-1 win over WSU. Moorman, Berger and Maddie Moe all recorded straight wins to complete the sweep.
Winona State (2-0, 2-0 NSIC) is back in action tomorrow, Saturday, February 18, when they host Minnesota Crookston at 5pm at the Winona Tennis Center.
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About Winona State University Athletics:
Winona State University’s Department of Intercollegiate Athletics, as a core component of the institution’s educational mission, is committed to providing student-athletes with an outstanding academic and athletic experience, in two simple words. Graduate winners.
Fourteen Warrior programs compete at the NCAA Division II level in the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference (NSIC). Winona State University competes in the sport of women’s gymnastics as an associate member of the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC).
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