Whitworth defeats Willamette Women's Tennis Team, 5-4

Salem - Willamette Women's Tennis team drops to 2-6 overall and 1-3 NWC with two losses on the road this weekend to Whitman and Whitworth.

The Bearcats will play at home against George Fox on Friday, March 19th beginning at 3pm.

Results for today's matches: at Whitworth 5, Willamette 4

Singles Results

Courtney Groves (Willamette) def. Katie Troxell (Whitworth) 6-0, 6-2

No. 2: Ashley Layton (Willamette) d. Krista Shrader (Whitworth) 6-3, 6-4

No. 3: April Brast (Whitworth) d. Melody Kerber (Willamette) 3-6, 6-3, 7-5

No. 4: Mandi Hopkins (Whitworth) d. Alison Nunamaker (Willamette) 5-7, 6-3, 7-5

No. 5: Rachael McCoola (Whitworth) d. Mimi Danh (Willamette) 6-4, 6-1

No. 6: Sandy Fujitani (Whitworth) d. Kristi Ka’apu (Willamette) 7-5, 6-1

Doubles Results

No. 1: Groves/Layton (Willamette) d. Shrader/Brast (Whitworth) 8-6

No. 2: Kerber/Nunamaker (Willamette) d. Troxell/Johnson (Whitworth) 8-4

No. 3: Hopkins/McCoola (Whitworth) d. Danh/Ka’apu (Willamette) 8-3