Women’s tennis team defeats Indiana Tech, 6-3 in spring opener

Rae Claramunt

FORT WAYNE, Ind. – The Olivet College women's tennis team defeated Indiana Tech, 6-3, in its spring opener today inside the Wildwood Racquet Club in Fort Wayne, Indiana.

THE BASICS         
Final Score:
Olivet 6, Indiana Tech 3
Location: Wildwood Racquet Club; Fort Wayne, Ind.
Records: Indiana Tech 2-5 overall, Olivet 2-2 overall

HOW IT HAPPENED

  • The Comets won two-of-three doubles matches, losing only one game in the two wins.
  • Olivet claimed the win by winning four-of-six singles matches.

FOR THE COMETS

  • In doubles, the No. 2 duo of sophomores Rae Claramunt and Rachael Hager won an 8-1 pro-set, and the No. 3 duo of freshman Miranda Pier and Taylor Robbins did not lose any games in an 8-0 pro-set victory.
  • Junior BreAnne Rudlaff had identical 6-2 wins in both sets at No. 3 singles. 
  • Claramunt won 6-2, 6-3 at No. 4 singles.
  • Pier and freshman Sydnie Weller cruised to 6-0, 6-0 wins at No. 5 and No. 6 singles, respectively.

UP NEXT

  • Olivet is off until Sunday, Feb. 26, when it hosts Lawrence Tech. First serve at the Minges Creek Athletic Club in Battle Creek is scheduled for 12:30 p.m.