Women's Tennis

Northwestern @ Saint Benedict 6:30 p.m. Friday, February 17, St. Joseph, Minn.

Schedule note: Huether Family Match Pointe Indoor Tennis Center

Past games

@ Saint Benedict

About CSB

Located in St. Joseph, Minn., College of Saint Benedict is a member of the Non-affiliated (NA).
NWC (2-2)3
CSB (7-3)6

Red Raiders Drop Match to College of Saint Benedict

Northwestern College picked up wins at No. 1 and No.2 singles but lost to College of Saint Benedict 6-3 in a non-conference match-up played in St. Joseph, Minn.

Both Yemisi Ayeni and Zoe Holscher earned their third singles win of the season, picking up victories in the top two spots. Ayeni (3-1) needed a third set but came back to defeat Laura Finn 6-3, 1-6 and 10-7. Holscher knocked offf Erin Kolbow in straight sets, 6-3 and 6-2. 

Northwestern picked up a win at No. 2 doubles as Kendra McGinnis and Emma Van Drie remain unbeaten (3-0) with an 8-5 win over Erin Kolbow and Taylor Kraemer. 


1. Yemisi Ayeni (3-1) def. Laura Finn (5-3), 6-3, 1-6, 10-7
2. Zoe Holscher (3-1) def. Erin Kolbow (2-6), 6-4, 6-2

3. Kendra McGinnis (2-2) lost to Ellen Stensrud (7-1), 6-4, 6-2
4. McKayla Johnson (0-3) lost to Taylor Kraemer (1-4), 6-3, 3-6, 10-5
5. Emma Van Drie (1-2) lost to Lauren Clark (6-2), 3-6, 7-5, 10-4
6. Kelly Shortenhaus (1-3) lost to Gabbie Noack (2-0), 7-5, 7-6 (7-5)

1.Ayeni/Holscher (2-2)  lost to Finn/Stensrud (2-0), 9-7
2.McGinnis/Van Drie (3-0) def. Kolbow/Kraemer (2-2), 8-5
3.Johnson/Shortenhaus (1-1) lost to Clark/Noack (1-0), 8-2

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.