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.
Mount Union Results
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
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
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
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