UT Falls to Western Michigan, 5-2
Toledo, OH - The Toledo women's tennis team fell in its second-to-last regular-season contest on Friday, April 20, losing to Western Michigan by a score of 5-2.
Kelsey Anonsen and Lexy Pitt scored a No. 1 doubles victory for the Rockets (9-11, 2-5 MAC), topping WMU's Aleck/Kerr, 8-6. Pia Rygh and Chrissy Coffman fell 8-2 in No. 2 doubles and WMU won No. 3 doubles by default to take the doubles point.
Also giving up No. 6 singles by default, Toledo was in a bind and came up short, only able to pick up wins in the fourth and fifth singles matches. Coffman got the win in the four-spot, defeating Hawkins, 6-4, 6-4. Amanda Border beat Pastunink in fifth-singles, 6-1, 6-2.
UT will host Bowling Green on Saturday, April 21 in its final regular-season match.
1. Anonsen/Pitt (UT) def. Aleck/Kerr (WMU), 8-6
2. Pastunink/Hawkins (WMU) def. Coffman/Rygh, 8-2
3. WMU by default
1. Sujashuili (WMU) def. Anonsen (UT), 7-5, 2-6 (10-5)
2. Nivia (WMU) def. Rygh (UT), 7-6(3), 6-3
3. Remynse (WMU) def. Pitt (UT), 6-4, 6-4
4. Coffman (UT) def. Hawkins (WMU), 6-4, 6-4
5. Border (UT) def. Pastunink (WMU), 6-1, 6-2
6. WMU by default