North Manchester, Ind. - The Bethel women's tennis team notched their third win of the season on Friday, defeating Manchester 7-2, dropping on ly No. 2 doubles, and No. 5 singles on the afternoon.
Bethel def. Manchester 7-2
No. 1 - Boger/Freedline (BC) def. Cordill/Ali (MU); 8-5
No. 2 - Peden/Ashpole (MU) def. Keiper/VanDiver (BC); 8-6
No. 3 - Haley/Cressman (BC) def. Eichenauer/McGovern (MU); 8-3
No. 1 - Taylor Freedline (BC) def. Erin Cordill (MU); 5-7, 6-4, 6-2
No. 2 - Caroline Boger (BC) def. Mariam Ali (MU); 6-1, 6-4
No. 3 - Grace Haley (BC) def. Katie Peden (MU); 6-1, 6-2
No. 4 - Abbey VanDiver (BC) def. Karly Eichenauer (MU); 6-4, 6-7, 10-5
No. 5 - Katy Ashpole (MU) def. Chase Kieper (BC); 6-0, 6-0
No. 6 - Stephanie Cressman (BC) def. Avis McGovern (MU); 6-4, 6-3
"Our women's team performed quite well today against a competitive team in Manchester," stated Director of Tennis John Natali. "Taylor Freedline won a tough three-set match at number one singles, and teamed up with Caroline Boger to win at one dobules. Another highlight was Caroline Boger staying undefeated on the season, running her record at two singles to a perfect 5-0 this fall.
The women's tennis returns to the court Saturday morning at 11:00 am to take on Indiana Wesleyan in a Crossroads League clash at Knollwood Country Club in Granger.
The Bethel College Pilots compete in 18 intercollegiate sports for men and women. While accumulating 3 NAIA National Championships and 32 NCCAA National Championships by 10 different athletic teams, Bethel has also produced 143 NAIA All-American honors and 309 NAIA Scholar-Athlete honors over the past decade. Bethel College is an accredited Christian college offering associate's, bachelor's, and master's degrees in more than 70 areas of study.