Tennis Dominates Day Two of Omaha Collegiate Invite

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Kelsey Schmidt
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OMAHA, Neb. - The Creighton men's and women's tennis teams were each successful in the 2010 Omaha Collegiate Invite.  Creighton had a strong showing over Nebraska Omaha, North Dakota, South Dakota and South Dakota State.  The Jays continued on a strong day one and continued the dominance into day two. 

The doubles pairs of Anna Kirshenbaum and Analese Snyder and Leesa Cadwallader and Mary McMullan each went undefeated in Flight A doubles, sharing the title.  Sarah Cadwallader and Kelsey Schmidt finished second in the B Flight after falling 8-3 today to a team from North Dakota, while Lauren Mastro and Ashley Oyakawa finished second in Flight C. 

The Jays also had success in the singles competition, taking home the top spot in Flights B, C, and D. Kirshenbaum finished 3rd in Flight A after defeating Callie Ronkowski of North Dakota 6-2, 7-5 today.  In Flight B, Snyder and Schmidt each finished undefeated on the weekend, winning their matches today 6-1, 6-2 and 6-1, 6-1, respectively.  The two finished tied for first.  McMullan won Flight C defeating Stephanie Biehn of North Dakota 6-4, 6-7, 10-8 today.  Finally, Sarah Cadwallader defeated Megan Sween of North Dakota 6-4, 6-4 to round out Creighton's winners on the day.  Complete final round results are listed below.


WOMEN'S SINGLES
Flight A
1st - Erin Kappers (ND) def. Veronika Makoshov (SD) 6-1, 6-2
3rd - Anna Kirshenbaum (CU) def. Callie Ronkowski (ND) 6-2, 7-5
5th - Alena Sergeychik (SD) def. Bryna Nasenberry (SDSU) 6-3, 6-1
7th - Lauren Mastro (CU) def. Traci Moklestad (UNO) 6-0, 6-0

Flight B
Analese Snyder (CU) def. Brooke Henry (SDSU) 6-1, 6-2
Kelsey Schmidt (CU) def. Steph Petsis (ND) 6-1, 6-1
*** Snyder and Schmidt tie for 1st with undefeated records on the weekend. 
5th - Hallie Welk (ND) def. Marina Kiefer (SD) 6-3, 4-6, 10-3
7th - Samantha Thomas (UNO) def. Ysabel Nunez (SD) 0-6, 2-0 Injury Retires

Flight C
1st - Mary McMullan (CU) def. Stephanie Biehn (ND) 6-4, 6-7, 10-8
3rd - Chelsey Galipeau (ND) def. Leesa Cadwallader (CU) 6-4, 1-6, 11-9
5th - Megan McDougall (SDSU) def. Jessica Hottman (UNO) 6-3, 6-3
7th - Kelsie Olson (UNO) def. Maddy Warder (SD) 6-1, 6-2

Flight D
1st - Sarah Cadwallader (CU) def. Megan Sween (ND) 6-4, 6-4
3rd - Kelsi Foster and Mindy Lawrence - no score reported
5th - Katie Elifson (SDSU) def. Amanda Henkel (UNO) 6-1, 6-0
7th - Bethany Goeden (SDSU) def. Caitlin Christy (UNO) 6-2, 6-4

Flight E
1st - Natalie Medina (SDSU) def. Sarah Stejskal (UNO) 6-3, 6-2
3rd - Diana Dobey (UNO) def. Ashley Oyakawa (CU) 7-5, 6-3

WOMEN'S DOUBLES
Flight A
Kirshenbaum/Snyder (CU) def. Ronkowski/Petsis (ND) 8-2
McMullan/L. Cadwallader (CU) def. Nasenbeny/McDougall (SDSU) 8-6
Makoshov/Sergeychik (SD) def. Moklestad/Thomas (UNO) 8-2

Flight B
Kappers/Welk (ND) def. S. Cadwallader/Schmidt (CU) 8-3
Nunez/Kiefer (SD) def. Goeden/Henry (SDSU) 9-8
Sween/Galipeau (ND) def. Olson/Hottman (UNO) 8-3

Flight C
Lawrence/Biehn (ND) def. Wardner/Foster (SD) 8-1
Mastro/Oyakawa (CU) def. Hagen (SD)/Stejskal (ND) 8-3
Medina/Elifson (SDSU) def. Christy/Henkel (UNO) 8-0

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