Kenyon Captures 17th NCAC Women's Tennis Title

Kenyon won its second-straight NCAC Women's Tennis Championship on Saturday
Kenyon won its second-straight NCAC Women's Tennis Championship on Saturday

NCAC Women's Tennis Weekly Release - (4/30/18)

The 2018 NCAC Women's Tennis Championships came to a close on Sunday afternoon at the Barbara S. Wynne Tennis Center in Indianapolis, Indiana, with top-seeded Kenyon (20-2) capturing its second-straight conference title and 17th overall with a 5-0 victory over second-seeded Denison (13-8) in the championship match. With the victory, the Ladies have earned the league's automatic bid into the 2018 NCAA Division III Women's Tennis Tournament.

The Ladies opened the tournament on Friday afternoon with a 5-0 victory over eighth-seeded Allegheny and advanced to the championship match with a 5-3 triumph over fourth-seeded DePauw in the semifinal match on Saturday. Denison made its trek through the championship bracket with a 5-0 victory over seventh-seeded Wittenberg on Friday and a 5-3 victory over third-seeded Oberlin on Saturday. Sunday's action also saw Oberlin knock off DePauw, 5-4, in the third-place match.

In the consolation finals on Saturday, Ohio Wesleyan took home fifth place with a 6-2 victory over Wooster and Wittenberg claimed seventh in the final standings with a 5-0 triumph over Allegheny.

 

2018 NCAC Women's Tennis Championships
Co-Hosted by DePauw University & Wabash College

North Central High School
Barbara S. Wynne Tennis Center

Indianapolis, Indiana
April 27-29
Friday, April 27   Saturday, April 28   Sunday, April 29
Quarterfinals   Semifinals   Championship Match
A: #1 Kenyon 5, #8 Allegheny 0 {Box}   E: Kenyon 5, DePauw 3 {Box}   G: Kenyon 5, Denison 0 {Box}
D: #2 Denison 5, #7 Wittenberg 0 {Box}   F: Denison 5, Oberlin 3 {Box}   Third-Place Match
B: # 5 DePauw 6, #4 Wooster 0 {Box}   Fifth-Place Match   H: Oberlin 5, DePauw 4 {Box}
C: #3 Oberlin 5, #6 Ohio Wesleyan 0 {Box}   I: Ohio Wesleyan 6, Wooster 2 {Box}    DAY THREE PHOTOS
DAY ONE PHOTOS   Seventh-Place Match    
    J: Wittenberg 5, Allegheny 0 {Box}    
    DAY TWO PHOTOS     
         
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