May 7, 2009

Courtesy of Wheaton (Ill.) Athletics

SAINT PETER, Minn. - The Wheaton College women's tennis team opened the NCAA Division III team competition with a 5-0 win over Edgewood College in the first round on Thursday.

The 20th-ranked Thunder improved to 17-4 on the year while the Eagles finished their season with a 13-9 record.

Wheaton rolled through the three doubles matches and got wins at No. 4 and No. 6 singles to advance to the second round. The Thunder will face University of Wisconsin-Whitewater at 9:00 AM on Friday in the second round.

Wheaton College 5, Edgewood College 0

May 7, 2009 at St. Peter, Minn. (Brown Outdoor Tennis Complex)

Singles competition

1. Jordan Hook (WHEAT) vs. Steinhorst, Kelsey (EC) 6-0, 3-0, unfinished
2. Elizabeth Worsowicz (WHEAT) vs. Starck, Lizzie (EC) 6-1, 4-3, unfinished
3. Brittney Dunn (WHEAT) vs. Pincsak, Hannah (EC) 6-1, 5-1, unfinished
4. Kayli Edwards (WHEAT) def. Pietkauskis, Jenny (EC) 6-1, 6-0
5. Lindsey Hallett (WHEAT) vs. Troia, Erica (EC) 6-1, 3-1, unfinished
6. Sara Federschmidt (WHEAT) def. Chavey, Rebecca (EC) 6-1, 6-0

Doubles competition

1. Jordan Hook/Elizabeth Worsowicz (WHEAT) def. Starck, Lizzie/Pincsak, Hannah (EC) 8-3
2. Brittney Dunn/Kayli Edwards (WHEAT) def. Pietkauskis, Jenny/Steinhorst, Kelsey (EC) 8-0
3. Sara Federschmidt/Lindsey Hallett (WHEAT) def. Storhoff, Brittany/Brondyke, Kate (EC) 8-3