Storm lose to regionally-ranked Grinnell

Head Coach Jenni Gruennisen
Head Coach Jenni Gruennisen

GRINNELL, Iowa -- The Simpson women's tennis team dropped a 9-0 decision to regionally-ranked Grinnell on Saturday.

The Storm fell to 4-9 with the loss to the 20th-ranked team in the region. The match was originally scheduled to be played in Indianola but was moved to Grinnell's indoor facility due to the frigid temperatures.

#20 Grinnell College 9, Simpson 0
Singles competition
1. Milica Cvrkota (GCW) def. Megan Bradley (SIMW) 6-0, 6-1
2. Ali Hickey (GCW) def. Cassidy Bierbrodt (SIMW) 6-1, 6-2
3. Abby Nielsen (GCW) def. Kelly Kuebler (SIMW) 6-0, 6-1
4. Anushka Joshi (GCW) def. Liz Nimmo (SIMW) 6-2, 6-1
5. Brenda Guan (GCW) def. Sierra Griffith (SIMW) 6-2, 6-0
6. Sydney Banach (GCW) def. Sarah Barry (SIMW) 6-0, 6-0
Doubles competition
1. Milica Cvrkota/Abby Nielsen (GCW) def. Megan Bradley/Cassidy Bierbrodt (SIMW) 8-0
2. Ali Hickey/Anushka Joshi (GCW) def. Kelly Kuebler/Liz Nimmo (SIMW) 8-0
3. Sydney Banach/Shannon Hautzinger (GCW) def. Sierra Griffith/Sarah Barry (SIMW) 8-1

Match Notes:
Simpson 4-9
Grinnell College 16-3; Regional ranking #20