April 03, 2004
USI women’s tennis drops a heartbreaker to Indianapolis
The University of Southern Indiana women’s tennis team dropped a non-conference match 5-4 to the University of Indianapolis Friday afternoon in Indianapolis, Indiana. USI will play two matches Saturday against Grand Valley State University and Cleveland State University in Indianapolis.
The Screaming Eagles were led by junior Kalie Ackerman (Allendale, Illinois), who won at number-six singles 7-6, 6-4. She opened the afternoon by combining with freshman Rachel Engle (Walton, Indiana) to win at number three doubles 8-2. With the loss, USI falls to 8-6.
Southern Indiana 4, University of Indianapolis 5
1. Grace Wilhoite/ Gayal Jones (UI) def. Ashley Rees/Audra Bartelt (USI) 8-1
2. Simmi Rani/ Jessica Broadus (UI) def. Nichole Freyberger/Kathleen Davis (USI) 8-5
3. Rachel Engle/Kalie Ackerman (USI) def. Jeanette Gartner/ Lexie Clayton (UI) 8-2
1. Grace Wilhoite (UI) def. Ashley Rees (USI) 6-4, 6-1
2. Audra Bartelt (USI) def. Simmi Rani (UI) 6-3, 6-3
3. Gayal Jones (UI) def. Nichole Freyberger (USI) 6-0, 6-1
4. Kathleen Davis (USI) def. Jessica Broadus (UI) 6-2, 3-6 (5)
5. Jeanette Gartner (UI) def. Cassy Froderman (USI) 6-3, 6-2
6. Kalie Ackerman (USI) def. Christi Ball (UI) 6-7(5), 6-4 (1)