Hanover blanks MSJ to remain unbeaten

Hanover College’s women’s tennis team lost just four games while dispatching the College of Mount St. Joseph (Ohio), 9-0, in a Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference match at the Zeddies Tennis Center.

Hanover, now 5-2 overall and 3-0 in the HCAC, swept three doubles matches, 8-0, and captured four of the six singles matches, 6-0, 6-0.

Senior Danielle Miller (Fairway, Kansas) defeated Mount St. Joseph’s Shelby Betz 6-0, 6-1 at No. 1 singles. Freshman Mackenzie Spicer (Indianapolis, Ind.) handled the Lions’ Morgan Hoehn 6-3, 6-0 at No. 2.

Sophomore Alexis Taylor (Frankfort, Ind.), freshman Mallory Noble (Fishers, Ind.), sophomore Kelsey Jones (Hanover, Ind.)  and sophomore Allison Poston (Attica, Ind.)  each earned 6-0, 6-0 victories at Nos. 3-6, respectively.

The triumph marks Hanover’s ninth consecutive win against Mount St. Joseph dating to the 2003 campaign. The Lions last defeated the Panthers, Sept. 13, 2003.

Mount St. Joseph dropped to 1-4 overall and 0-3 in the conference with the setback.

Hanover vs. Mount St. Joseph (Ohio) results