Women's Tennis Bounces Back with 7-0 Blanking of Bentley

Mina Houge watching her backhand return
BOX SCORE

When and Where: September 25, 2019 – Waltham, Mass. (Brandeis University Tennis Courts)
Score: Southern New Hampshire University 7, Bentley University 0
Records: SNHU 3-1 (3-1 NE10), Bentley 3-3 (2-3 NE10)

Freshman Mina Houge (Oslo, Norway) did not lose a game in either of her matches and was one of four Penmen that won, 6-0, 6-0, in singles play, as the Southern New Hampshire University women's tennis team rebounded from its first loss of the season with a convincing 7-0 defeat of Bentley University on Wednesday afternoon at the Brandeis University Tennis Courts.

STANDOUT PERFORMERS
  • Houge took down Anna Higgins, 6-0, 6-0, at No. 4 singles and was also a 6-0 winner over Higgins and Cindy Luo at No. 2 doubles with partner and classmate Selin Seyfettinoglu (Wiesbaden, Germany).
  • Sophomore Alexxa Etienne (Bayamon, Puerto Rico), freshman Isabella Andrade (Cochabama, Bolivia) and sophomore Elizabeth Dwyer (Cutchogue, N.Y.) all won their singles matches, 6-0, 6-0, at Nos. 3, 5 and 6, respectively. 
NOTES
  • Southern New Hampshire dropped just two games in singles action and another two in doubles play.
  • Andrade and freshman Magdalena Hubickova (Prague, Czech Republic) remain undefeated at 4-0 in dual-match action, thus far.
WHAT'S NEXT
  • The Penmen return to action Saturday, Sept. 28 (1 p.m.) when they play host to Franklin Pierce University at the Penmen Stadium Tennis Courts.

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