Spartans Sweep Inferno

Laeren Yates
Laeren Yates

MEQUON, Wisconsin -- Alverno College lost a neutral-site contest to the University of Dubuque, 9-0, Saturday morning at Concordia University Wisconsin Courts.

The Inferno (11-9) battled in all three doubles matches, but couldn't garner a victory over the Spartans (8-4).

Michelle Alexander and Lia Hutchins lost the No. 2 match 9-7, Lorinn Knoblauch and Alexandria Malicki dropped the No. 3 contest 8-6 while Brooke McBain and Laeren Yates were defeated in the No. 1, 8-3.

Dubuque nearly won all the singles matches in straight sets except the No. 2 match. Yates won the opening set 6-2 before falling in the final two, 7-6 (3) and 10-5.

Alverno has next week off and returns to the courts for a double-dual versus Wartburg College and host University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point Saturday, April 22.