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Bemidji State tennis team falls to UMD, Augustana

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Bemidji Pioneer
Bemidji State tennis team falls to UMD, Augustana
Bemidji Minnesota P.O. Box 455 56619

Augustana, the NCAA Central Region's top-ranked team, backed up its top billing by rolling over Bemidji State 9-0 in Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference (NSIC) action Saturday at BSU's Gillett Recreation-Fitness Center.

Augustana swept the doubles matches, then completed the 9-0 victory earning straight-set wins in all six singles matches.

On Sunday BSU lost 7-2 to UMD at the Rec Center.

Britney Greenwaldt and Kelli Christiansen defeated the Bulldogs' No. 1 doubles duo of Brittany Thompson and Katie Bolf, 8-6. The Beavers' second doubles team of Miranda Milless and Caley Westin also won.

Bemidji State, 1-5 overall and 1-2 in NSIC play, will spend spring break in Florida and compete in a series of matches March 3-9.

Augustana 9, BSU 0


Jesperson and Michelle (A) def. Greenwaldt and Christiansen 8-0

Gebauer and Sullivan (A) def. Westin and Milless 8-2

Kachena and Spalding (A) def. Hafdahl and Rueter 8-2


Jesperson (A) def. Greenwaldt 6-0, 6-1

Wadas (A) def. Christiansen 6-0, 6-0

Gebauer (A) def. Westin 6-0, 6-0

Sullivan (A) def. Milless 6-0, 6-1

Lewis (A) def. Hafdahl 6-1, 6-2

Spalding (A) def. Reuter 6-0, 6-0

UMD 7, BSU 2


Greenwaldt and Christiansen (BSU) def. Thompson and Bolf 8-6

Milless and Westin (B) def. Stensrud and Cunningham 8-6

Brunelli and Saeemann (UMD) def. Hafdahl and Vohaska 8-6


Bolf (UMD) def. Greenwaldt 6-0, 6-0

Thompson (UMD) def. Christiansen 6-0, 6-4

Brunelli (UMD) def. Westin 6-4, 4-6, 10-8

Stensrud (UMD) def. Milless 6-0, 6-2

Saemann (UMD) def. Hafdahl 6-4, 6-2

Cunningham (UMD) def. Rueter 6-4, 6-2

Pioneer staff reports