Golden Eagles Complete Day One at Spartan Invitational
Sept. 24, 2010
EAST LANSING, Mich. - Rachael Hush and Chelsea Utting went undefeated in singles play as the Marquette women's tennis team completed day one of the Spartan Invitational hosted by Michigan State Friday.
Hush defeated Dayton's Raina Halabi and Ball State's Georgina Thomson, 6-4, 6-2, while Utting took care of Forsyth of IPFW in three sets, 2-6, 6-2, 6-4 and Eastern Michigan's Marcela Rivero.
Kelly Barry went 1-1 on the day in singles. She defeated Cleveland State's Catrine Bjerrehus, 6-2, 6-1, before losing to Mandy Brown of Louisville, 6-3, 7-6. Gillian Hush also went 1-1 on the day winning her first match in straight sets over Fernandez of California Univerisity of Pennsylvania, 6-3, 6-3, but fell in three sets to Eastern Michigan's Nino Mebuke, 2-6, 6-3, 6-3.
The Golden Eagles will continue play at the Spartan Invitational Saturday beginning at 9 a.m.
Christina Ruiz/Rachael Hush (MARQ) def. Silesova/Rusakova (MSU), 8-6
Kiefer/Forsyth (IPFW) def. Gillian Hush/Chelsea Utting (MARQ), 8-2
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