Women's Tennis

Northwestern @ Mount Marty 4 p.m. Tuesday, April 18, Yankton, S.D.

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About MM

Located in Yankton, S.D., Mount Marty College is a member of the Great Plains Athletic Conference.
NWC (2-2, 6-5)9
MM (0-5, 0-5)0

Red Raiders Win Big At Mount Marty

Northwestern College swept Mount Marty 9-0 in a women's conference tennis match played this afternoon in Yankton, S.D. The Red Raider pull to .500 in conference play at 2-2, 6-5 overall. 

The Red Raiders did not drop a set in any of the six matches played. Yemisi Ayeni improved her record to a team-best 8-3 with a 6-1, 6-0 win at No.1 singles. Both Zoe Holscher and Kendra McGinnis picked up their seventh wins of the season at No.2 and No.3 singles, respectively. 

Doubles play also went well as the Red Raiders lost just one game in the two doubles matches.


No.1 Yemisi Ayeni (8-3) def. Laura Cattle, 6-1, 6-0

No.2 Zoe Holscher (7-4) def. Rebecca Sadler, 6-2, 6-1

No.3 Kendra McGinnis (7-4) def. Olivia Wray, 6-1, 6-1

No.4 McKayla Johnson (2-7) def. Amber Thompson, 6-0, 6-0

No.5 Emma Van Drie (4-6) won by forfeit

No.6 Kelly Shortenhaus (5-6) won by forfeit


No.1 Ayeni/Holscher (6-5) def. Cattle/Sadler, 8-1

No.2 McGinnis/Van Drie (5-5) def. Wray/Thompson, 8-0

No.3 Johnson/Alli Derr (2-1) won by Forfeit

McKayla Johnson

Senior from Sioux Falls, S.D.

Kendra McGinnis

Sophomore from Nebraska City, Neb.

Kelly Shortenhaus

Freshman from Buffalo Center, Iowa

Emma Van Drie

Freshman from Minooka, Ill.

Zoe Holscher

Freshman from Scottsbluff, Neb.

Yemisi Ayeni

Freshman from San Diego, Calif.