Sep 29, 2017

Bruins End Fall Season In Big Way

A Winning Tradition

  • One Northwest Conference Tournament (2017)

VANCOUVER, Wash. --- The George Fox women's tennis team kicked off its fall season with a bang Friday night, as the Bruins beat the Cyclones of Mills College, 9-0.


It was a program first at Club Green Meadows for the Bruins, as they recorded their first 9-0 victory in a fashion of not letting a single point come from the Cyclones. In the doubles matches, the Bruins won all three by a score of 8-0, and in singles from players 1-6 the score stood still at 6-0, 6-0.

The dominance started in doubles, as No. 1 Catrina Kwong and Kristen Mock won their first match 8-0. Andrea Motley and Lydia Pia followed suit at the No. 2 spot, while Lily Elmer and Alyssa Byde were right behind them at the No. 3 spot with an 8-0 score.

In singles play, the Bruins were in full force. The play was strong from the No. 1 spot to the No. 6 spot. Kwong swept her day with a win at the No. 1 spot in singles, while Motley grabbed a win at the No. 2 spot. Emily Brink won her match at the No. 3 spot, and freshman Jillian Studer won her collegiate debut at the No. 4 spot, 6-0, 6-0. The freshman continued to shine deeper in the lineup, as Danielle Brown won her first collegiate match at the No. 5 spot, while Taylor Morris also grabbed her first collegiate win at the No. 6 spot.

What Comes Next:

The Bruins will take their talents to Hawaii the next time they step on the court, as the spring season kicks off against NCAA Division II Hawaii Pacific and Chaminade Feb. 9-10, 2018.