Women's Tennis

Northwestern @ Nebraska Wesleyan 12 p.m. Saturday, March 18, Lincoln, NE

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GPAC Championship
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GPAC Semifinals
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About NWU

Located in Lincoln, NE, Nebraska Wesleyan University is a member of the Great Plains Athletic Conference.
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Red Raiders Earn Road Win Over Nebraska Wesleyan

Northwestern College picked up a 6-3 win over former GPAC-rival Nebraska Wesleyan this afternoon in Lincoln, Neb. The Red Raiders improve to 3-2 on the year. 

Freshman Yemisi Ayeni picked up wins at both the top singles and doubles slots to lead the Red Raiders. Ayeni picked up her team-leading fourth singles' win in defeating Bridget McKeegan in straight sets, 6-4, 6-1. She them teamed with freshman Zoe Holscher for an 8-2 win in doubles, improving their record to 3-2. 

Kendra McGinnis improved to 3-2 in singles play, defeating Tori Van De Veer 6-1, 6-1 at No. 3. Northwestern also picked up three wins by forfeit, No. 5 and 6 singles, No.3 doubles.

Northwestern will play Central and Simpson next weekend in the final tune-ups before GPAC play. 


No.1 Yemisi Ayeni (4-1) def. Bridget McKeegan (9-12), 6-4, 6-1
No.2  Zoe Holscher (3-2) lost to Torey Kogel (8-12), 7-5, 7-5
No.3 Kendra McGinnis (3-2) def. Tori Van De Veer (2-18), 6-1, 6-1
No.4 Emma Van Drie (1-3) lost to Makinsie Vandewege (3-6), 7-5, 0-6, 10-6
No.5 Northwestern wins by forfeit
No.6 Northwestern wins by forfeit


No.1 Ayeni/Holscher (3-2) def. McKeegan/Vandewege (1-2), 8-2
No. 2 McGinnis/Van Drie (3-1) lost to Kogel/Van De Veer (1-0), 9-7
No. 3 Northwestern wins by forfeit

Kendra McGinnis

Sophomore from Nebraska City, Neb.

Emma Van Drie

Freshman from Minooka, Ill.

Zoe Holscher

Freshman from Scottsbluff, Neb.

Yemisi Ayeni

Freshman from San Diego, Calif.