Inferno Drops Spring Openers To Green Knights, Cardinals

Michelle Alexander
Michelle Alexander

GREEN BAY, Wisconsin -- Alverno College lost a pair of dual matches on the opening day of its spring schedule Sunday inside Western Racquet Club.

The Inferno (11-8) lost to host St. Norbert College, 9-0, in the morning match before a 9-0 loss to Saint Mary's University of Minnesota in the afternoon contest.

Michelle Alexander stayed the closest with her Green Knight (16-8) opponent but lost the No. 3 singles match, 6-3, 6-2.

The rookie also kept pace versus her Cardinal (8-5) foe in a 6-3, 6-1 loss.

Laeren Yates kept her opening set at No.2 singles close yet fell 6-4, 6-0 in the afternoon defeat.

Next up for Alverno is a neutral-site match versus the University of Dubuque. Saturday's dual is set for a 9 a.m. start time at Concordia University Wisconsin in Mequon.