Originally Published: April 16, 2008
All six Mustang individuals won in straight sets, while the doubles scores were 8-2 at No. 1, 8-1 and No. 2 and 8-2 at No. 3. In the doubles matchups, it was the Ananda Ferrari and Ramona Lerch duo victorious for Southwest over Jessica DesLauriers and Kelsey Lonning by a score of 8-2. At No. 2, Mustangs Danielle Hildebrandt and Cailey Grupe defeated Bridget Henderson and Abbey Johnsen 8-1. Finally, it was Trisha Baldwin and Amy Daniels who beat the Nashay Bercier and Amanda Lee combo 8-2.
No. 1 singles player Ananda Ferrari finished the conference regular season with a 5-1 record in the NSIC and is 12-6 overall this spring. Her 12-6 overall record is the best No. 1 singles record at SMSU since Heda Hlavova went 13-2 in 1997.
The Mustangs’ final regular season match will be this Thursday, April 17, with a 2:30 p.m. start time against the University of Sioux Falls. The match is scheduled to be played at Marshall High School.