Women's Tennis Hopes to Continue Winning Streak
Jan. 31, 2013
EAST LANSING, Mich. - The undefeated Michigan State women's tennis team hosts Cleveland State and Toledo this weekend at the MSU Indoor Tennis Facility. The Spartans will face Cleveland State at 10 a.m. and Toledo at 6 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 2.
Leading the Spartans is junior Marina Bohrer with a 5-0 record at the No. 1 spot. On court two in singles play, sophomore Catherine Parenteau has notched a 4-1 record in duals. Senior Nicole Herzog and junior Katarina Lingl are both 4-0 on the season. Bohrer and Parenteau are 3-1 on court one for the Spartans in doubles matches. Freshman Emily Meyers and sophomore Julianne Gruber own a 4-0 record, notching wins at the No. 2 and 3 spot.
Views on the Vikings
Ellen Folkers tallied a record of 6-2 during the tournament season as she led the Vikings. Mendgi Liu notched a 4-4 record during fall matches and Kara Sherwood closed tournaments with a 5-5 record. Compiling a 2-2 record for doubles play in tournament season were Maria Lazaris and Liu, Alexandra Bush and Sherwood, as well as Liu and Folkers.
The Spartans are 8-0 all-time against the Vikings and hoping to pick up their ninth win this weekend. In 2012, the Green and White pushed past Cleveland with a 5-2 victory.
Taking Notes on Toledo
Chrissy Coffman, Mackenzie Bowman and Catelyn Nguyen all are 2-0 on the season in singles matches. In doubles play Emily Mazzola and Bowan, along with Silvia Carvajal and Nguyen have tallied 2-0 records.
Michigan State owns a 16-0 all-time series record, last defeating Toledo 5-2 in 2012.
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