Ashland Women Lose GLIAC Championships Opener

Ashland Women Lose GLIAC Championships Opener

Ashland University's women's tennis team lost its first match at the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Championships on Friday (Oct. 25) night.

The Eagles were bested 4-0 by the No. 2-seeded Grand Valley.

Ashland had one pairing in doubles win a match. Junior Camille Ringot and senior Allison Brooks won their No. 3 doubles match, 7-5. It wasn't enough for Ashland, as the Lakers narrowly won the No. 2 doubles match, 7-5, over sophomore Gabriella Hudec and junior Hazuki Ogino. Grand Valley also won No. 1 doubles to claim the doubles point.

The Lakers took three more singles matches to clinch the 4-0 win.

The Eagles will play next in the GLIAC Championships on Saturday (Oct. 26) at 3:45 p.m. in Midland, Mich.