CUA Topped by Mount Union & Tiffin

CUA Topped by Mount Union & Tiffin

Hilton Head, S.C. – The Catholic University of America women's tennis team opened spring action this past week. The Cardinals traveled down to South Carolina, taking on Mount Union and Tiffin, but fell in both contests, 8-1. 

Sophomore Jenna Gietl picked up an impressive win over Mount Union at number three singles, coming back from a 3-6 loss in the first. She scored a 6-2 victory to force the third which she took, 10-7. 

Against Tiffin, rookie Lisa Genadry picked up the victory for CUA at number six singles. She took the first six 6-4 and rallied after falling in the second 4-6, coming back to win 10-8 in the deciding game.

The Cardinals return home to the Dowd Family Courts on March 12 in their next match when they face York.

Mount Union Results

Singles competition:

1. Gretchen Groves (MTU) def. Laura Torsiello (CU) 0-6, 6-4, 10-5

2. Megan Reichert (MTU) def. Sarah MacLean (CU) 6-3, 6-3

3. Jenna Gietl (CU) def. Kayla Johnston (MTU) 3-6, 6-2, 10-7

4. Christina Nelson (MTU) def. Lindsay Rekstis (CU) 6-0, 6-2

5. Anna Nelson (MTU) def. Lisa Genadry (CU) 6-1, 7-6

6. Ashley Gran (MTU) def. Erin Cole (CU) 6-4, 6-1

Doubles competition:

1. Gretchen Groves/Megan Reichert (MTU) def. Laura Torsiello/Sarah Maclean (CU) 8-2

2. Kayla Johnston/Christina Nelson (MTU) def. Jenna Gietl/Erin Cole (CU) 8-3

3. Anna Nelson/Ashley Gran (MTU) def. Lindsay Rekstis/Lisa Genadry (CU) 8-3


Tiffin Results

Singles competition

1. Caroline Nelhage (TUWOMEN) def. Torsiello (CATHUW) 6-1, 6-0

2. Valentina Mazzola (TUWOMEN) def. Geitl (CATHUW) 6-0, 6-0

3. Caroline Harpaintner (TUWOMEN) def. Maclean (CATHUW) 6-0, 6-0

4. Bianca Avram (TUWOMEN) def. Rekstis (CATHUW) 6-0, 6-3

5. Abigail Schuster (TUWOMEN) def. Cole (CATHUW) 6-0, 6-2

6. Genadry (CATHUW) def. Cassandra Weidner (TUWOMEN) 6-4, 4-6, 10-8

Doubles competition

1. Caroline Nelhage/Aimee Kaye (TUWOMEN) def. Torsiello/Maclean (CATHUW) 8-0

2. Adel Musina/Rachelmary Brozovich (TUWOMEN) def. Geitl/Cole (CATHUW) 8-1

3. Taylor Hayes/Valentina Mazzola (TUWOMEN) def. Rekstis/Gendary (CATHUW) 8-3