Women's Tennis Takes Down Grace 9-0

Women's Tennis Takes Down Grace 9-0

Alma, Mich. - The Alma College women's tennis team beat down Grace College (IN) 9-0 on Thursday (March 21). It is the Scots' (7-3) sixth straight win and second straight sweep.

How It Happened

  • Brooke Butterfield (Portland, Mich. / Portland) started the day with a 6-0, 6-1 win over Mikyala Reynolds. Abigail Davenport (Downers Grove, Ill. / Downers Grove South) only dropped two games against Ashleigh Welty, winning 6-1, 6-1. The same four players faced each other in doubles competition with Butterfield and Davenport coming out on top, 8-0.
  • Bernadette Garibay (Lansing, Mich. / Grand Ledge) beat Amiah Lake 6-0, 6-1 and Caroline Ross (Sandusky, Mich. / Sandusky) took down Elenrae Befus 6-1, 6-1.
  • Lucy McCarthy (Rockford, Mich. / Rockford) earned a 6-4, 6-1 win over Regan Befus in the fifth singles match. Emily McDonald (Wheeler, Mich. / Bullock Creek High School) won in a walkover.

Up Next

Alma opens its conference season with a home match against Olivet on Saturday (March 30) at 1:00 p.m.

Singles
  1. Brooke Butterfield vs. Mikyala Reynolds (6-0, 6-1)
  2. Abigail Davenport vs. Ashleigh Welty (6-1, 6-1)
  3. Caroline Ross vs. Elenrae Befus (6-1, 6-1)
  4. Lucy McCarthy vs. Regan Befus (6-4, 6-1)
  5. Bernadette Garibay vs. Amiah Lake (6-0, 6-1)
  6. Emily McDonald vs. no opponent (walkover)
Doubles
  1. Brooke Butterfield & Abigail Davenport vs. Mikyala Reynolds & Ashleigh Welty (8-0)
  2. Lucy McCarthy & Caroline Ross vs. Elenrae Befus & Regan Befus (8-3)
  3. Bernadette Garibay & Emily McDonald vs. no opponent (walkover)