Women's Tennis Falls to No. 14 Northwestern
 
 
Senior Nicole Herzog picked up the lone Spartan point on court four.
 
 

April 6, 2013

Final Stats

EVANSTON, Ill. - Michigan State University women's tennis was defeated by No. 14 Northwestern, 6-1, on Saturday afternoon.  MSU is now 10-11 overall and 0-6 in Big Ten play.

At the fourth slot in singles, senior Nicole Herzog picked up the lone Spartan point. After falling in the first set, 2-6, Herzog answered by edging Alicia Barnett, 6-4, in the second set. Herzog took the match posting 1-0 (10-6) in the final set.

The Spartans return to the action at Illinois on Sunday, April 7, at 12 p.m.

Results
Doubles
1. #9 Linda Abu Mushrefova/Nida Hamilton (NU) def. Marina Bohrer/Catherine Parenteau (MSU) 8-1
2. Kate Turvy/Belinda Niu (NU) def. Nicole Herzog/Michaela Silesova (MSU) 8-0
3. Veronica Corning/Alicia Barnett (NU) vs. Julianne Gruber/Emily Meyers (MSU) 2-2, abandoned

Singles
1. #96 Veronica Corning (NU) def. Marina Bohrer (MSU) 5-7, 7-5, 1-0 (10-7)
2. Kate Turvy (NU) def. Olga Chernova (MSU) 6-1, 6-0
3. Belinda Niu (NU) def. Catherine Parenteau (MSU) 6-2, 6-2
4. Nicole Herzog (MSU) def. Alicia Barnett (NU) 2-6, 6-4, 1-0 (10-6)
5. Linda Abu Mushrefova (NU) def. Emily Meyers (MSU) 6-1, 7-6 (7-2)
6. Nida Hamilton (NU) def. Michaela Silesova (MSU) 6-2, 6-0