St. Norbert Skunks Ripon in MWC North Opener

From Sports Information Director, September 13, 2013 | Women's Tennis
by Dan Lukes, dan.lukes@snc.edu, (920) 403-4077

GREEN BAY - St. Norbert College handled Ripon College 9-0 in the Green Knights' Midwest Conference North Division opener at Western Racquet and Fitness Club.

The Green Knights (5-1, 1-0 MWC North) dropped just two games in the nine matches - coming in Erika Chitko's 6-2, 6-0 win over Ripon's Maddie Vanden Houten at No. 2 singles.

St. Norbert won the other five singles matches by 6-0, 6-0 scores. Nancy Chybowski topped Elizabeth Ake at No. 1, Elizabeth Manlick defeated Monica Schilling at No. 3, Katherine Ake bested Maddie Salzer at No. 4, Ariel Bloniarz blanked Lucero Pena at No. 5, and Brittany Dudzik beat Maura Slattery at No. 6.

The doubles matches all ended in 8-0 scores. Chybowski and Chitko beat Elizabeth Ake and Vanden Houten at No. 1, Manlick and Ashley Randazzo topped Schilling and Salzer at No. 2, and Maggie Berens and Katherine Ake shutout Pena and Slattery at No. 3.