SPRING ARBOR, Mich.- The Goshen College Women's Tennis team to the home of the Spring Arbor Cougars to battle it out in a conference match up Tuesday. Despite great effort from the Lady Leafs, the Cougars took the match with a victory of 7-2 over Goshen.
Anika Baumgartner stole the show for Goshen, coming from behind to win a super tiebreaker 10-8 at No. 1 singles. She got down 0-3 and then again at 2-6 before coming back to win the breaker. She went on to win 8 of the next 10 points of her close match.
Baumgartner saw her second win of the night in her #1 doubles match with partner Maria Thomas. The duo beat out their opponent in an aggressive 9-7 victory.
"This was the fist doubles win of the season in conference," noted head coach Doug Gossman after his doubles win.
The Maple Leafs are now 0-6 overall and 0-6 in Crossroads League play. Their next match is on Tuesday (September 18) when they travel to Cornerstone University in Grand Rapids, Mich.
By: Lexi Kantz
Sports Information Intern
Spring Arbor 7, Goshen 2
1. Baumgartner/Thomas (G) def. Kristin/Hope 9-7
2. Fallu/ Quincey def. Zook/Adamski (G) 8-5
3. Jenna/Katie def. Stoltzfus/Steiner 8-2
1. Baumgartner (G) def. Debruyn 4-6, 6-3, (10-8)
2. Roelofs def. Stoltzfus (G) 6-1, 6-1
3. Bart def. Zook (G) 6-1, 6-0
4. Banini def. Adamski (G) 6-0, 6-0
5. Cross def. Ruth (G) 6-4, 6-1
6. Storrer def. Steiner (G) 6-0, 6-1
7. Thomas def. Fallu 8-2