UPLAND, Ind.– The Taylor women's tennis team captured a 6-1 victory over Anderson University on Saturday afternoon, improving its overall record to 11-6.
Freshmen pair Taelor Grose and Mikayla Schultz paced the Trojans at No. 1 doubles, securing an 8-1 win over AU's Abby Kirkman and Megan Moriarty. TU's No. 2 doubles team of Courtney Clark and Annika Zeilstra followed with an 8-4 victory over the Ravens.
Grose fought for the Trojan sweep at No. 1 singles, but came up just short against Kirkman, falling 11-9 in the third set.
Taylor will wrap up its spring season on April 22-23 in a tournament at Indiana Wesleyan.
No. 1 – Schultz/Grose (TU) def. Kirkman/Moriarty ; 8-1
No. 2 – Clark/Zeilstra (TU) def. Starshak/Meserve ; 8-4
No. 1 – Abby Kirkman (AU) def. Taelor Grose ; 2-6, 6-2, 11-9
No. 2 – Mikayla Schultz (TU) def. Megan Moriarty ; 6-3, 6-0
No. 3 – Corinne Hoffman (TU) def. Sarah Starshak ; 6-2, 6-2
No. 4 – Ashlen Nisley (TU) def. Mandy Meserve ; 6-1, 6-3
No. 5 – Sydney Wagoner (TU) def. Katie Kirkman ; 6-3, 6-0