Hamline News

February 13, 2010

Pipers defeat Knights for first win

Kelsey Eatherton (Jr., White Bear Lake, Minn.) and Nora McGraw (Jr., Hutchinson, Minn.) teamed up for the 8-5 win at first doubles to get the Pipers started.

Eatherton then went on to win her first singles match, 6-1, 6-0.

Anna Yarbrough (So., Minneapolis, Minn.) and Emily Workcuff (Sr., Lakeville, Minn.) won their second doubles match, 8-2. Yarbrough posted a 6-4, 6-1 win at second singles while Workcuff won a 6-2, 6-1 match at sixth singles.

The third doubles team of Kristen Kiemele (Jr., Eagan, Minn.) and Nicole Krier (So., Woodbury, Minn.) won 8-0. Kiemele won at third singles, 6-2, 6-0 and Krier won at fourth singles, 6-0, 6-1.

The Pipers are now 1-2, 0-1 MIAC. They next play on Saturday, February 20, at 12:00 p.m. at Bethany Lutheran. The match will take place at the Mankato Tennis Center.