Augustana College printing logo

April 13, 2010

2009-2010 Season - Vikings cruise to 9-0 victory over Eureka

EUREKA, Ill.The Augustana women’s tennis team took a mid-week trip to Eureka, Illinois and came away with a convincing 9-0 victory over Eureka on Tuesday, March 13.  The Vikings improve to 12-11 overall with the win.

Junior Sheri Hendricks (Wheaton Warrenville South HS, Warrenville, Ill.) and sophomore Brittany Reece (Naperville Neuqua Valley HS, Naperville, Ill.) opened the scoring with an (8-1) win at No. 3 doubles against Megan Adkins and Rachel Funk.  Senior Emily Doemland (Downers Grove South HS, Westmont, Ill.) and freshman Krista Panko (Geneva HS, Geneva, Ill.) followed with another (8-1) victory, defeating Natalie Wetterauer and Rianna Riffle at No. 2 doubles.  Seniors Jenna Richardson (Melrose Park Walther Lutheran HS, Bellwood, Ill.) and Tricia Crawford (Decorah HS, Decorah, Iowa) polished off the doubles sweep with an (8-3) decision over Meredith Lynch and Alyssa Wetterauer at No. 1 doubles.

Freshman Meghan Wethington (Geneseo HS, Geneseo, Ill.) quickly made it 4-0 in favor of the Vikings with a (6-0, 6-1) victory against Adkins at No. 5 singles.  Sophomore Alyssa Quitschau (Jacobs HS, Algonquin, Ill.) clinched the match with a (6-0, 6-0) win over Riffle at No. 6.  Doemland also won (6-0, 6-0) over Cate Ledbetter at No. 4 and Crawford notched a (6-0, 6-0) victory against Funk at No. 3.  Richardson grabbed a (6-1, 6-0) win at No. 1 singles against Alyssa Wetterauer, the 65th of her career.  She is seventh on the all-time singles wins list.  Junior Tricia Sapio (Barrington HS, Hoffman Estates, Ill.) battled back and forth with Natalie Wetterauer in the final match of the day at No. 2, finally gutting out a (6-4, 7-5) victory to complete the 9-0 win for the Vikings.

04/13/10 – Augustana 9, Eureka 0






Jenna Richardson (AUGIE) def. Alyssa Wetterauer (EUREKA) 6-1, 6-0


Tricia Sapio (AUGIE) def. Natalie Wetterauer (EUREKA) 6-4, 7-5


Tricia Crawford (AUGIE) def. Rachel Funk (EUREKA) 6-0, 6-0


Emily Doemland (AUGIE) def. Cate Ledbetter (EUREKA) 6-0, 6-0


Meghan Wethington (AUGIE) def. Megan Adkins (EUREKA) 6-0, 6-1


Alyssa Quitschau (AUGIE) def. Rianna Riffle (EUREKA) 6-0, 6-0




Jenna Richardson/Tricia Crawford (AUGIE) def. Meredith Lynch/Alyssa Wetterauer (EUREKA) 8-3


Emily Doemland/Krista Panko (AUGIE) def. Natalie Wetterauer/Rianna Riffle (EUREKA) 8-1


Sheri Hendricks/Brittany Reece (AUGIE) def. Megan Adkins/Rachel Funk (EUREKA) 8-1