Women's Tennis

    No. 17 Nebraska Bests No. 45 Hoosiers, 5-2

    Go Hoosiers! Katie Klyczek and Sophie Garre topped the No. 40 doubles duo in the country on Sunday afternoon.
    Go Hoosiers!
    Katie Klyczek and Sophie Garre topped the No. 40 doubles duo in the country on Sunday afternoon.
    Go Hoosiers!

    April 8, 2012

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    BLOOMINGTON, Ind. - The No. 45 Indiana women's tennis team fell to No. 17 Nebraska on Sunday afternoon, 5-2.

    Nebraska (20-2, 6-1) won the first two doubles matches at the No. 2 and No. 3 positions to take the point. The Indiana (15-6, 4-3) duo of Sophie Garre and Katie Klyczek earned a win in the No. 1 spot over the 40th ranked double tandem in the country in Nebraska's Madeleine Geibert and Stefanie Weinstein, 8-6.

    In singles, Indiana's Leslie Hureau, ranked No. 99 nationally, fell for the first time in Big Ten play to a tough opponent in No. 40 Mary Weatherholt, 6-2, 6-2. The Huskers went on to clinch the match with wins at No. 4 and No. 2.

    IU picked up its points from Alecia Kauss and Kayla Fujimoto. Kauss played in the No. 5 position and dominated over a ranked opponent in No. 109 Janine Weinreich, 6-1, 6-1. Fujimoto also made quick work of NU's Maike Zeppernick in straight sets, 7-6, 6-2.

    The Hoosiers will hit the road next weekend as they continue conference play. IU will battle Minnesota on Friday, April 13, before heading to Wisconsin on Sunday, April 15.

    Results
    No. 17 Nebraska 5, No. 45 Indiana 2

    Singles
    1. No. 40 Mary Weatherholt (NEB) def. No. 99 Leslie Hureau (IND) 6-2, 6-2
    2. No. 117 Patricia Veresova (NEB) def. Evgeniya Vertesheva (IND) 6-2, 6-1
    3. Madeleine Geibert (NEB) def. Katie Klyczek (IND) 6-3, 6-3
    4. Stefanie Weinstein (NEB) def. Carolyn Chupa (IND) 7-6, 6-0
    5. Alecia Kauss (IND) def. No. 109 Janine Weinreich (NEB) 6-1, 6-1
    6. Kayla Fujimoto (IND) def. Maike Zeppernick (NEB) 7-6, 6-2

    Doubles
    1. Sophie Garre/Katie Klyczek (IND) def. No. 40 Madeleine Geibert/Stefanie Weinstein (NEB) 8-6
    2. Patricia Veresova/Mary Weatherholt (NEB) def. Kayla Fujimoto/Evgeniya Vertesheva (IND) 8-0
    3. Janine Weinreich/Izabella Zgierska (NEB) def. Leslie Hureau/Shannon Murdy (IND) 8-5

    Match Notes:
    Order of finish: Doubles (2,3,1); Singles (1,4,2,3,6,5)

     

     


       

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