Vikings Top Inferno In Regular Season Finale

Lia Hutchins
Lia Hutchins

MILWAUKEE -- Visiting North Park University defeated Alverno College, 6-3, in the Inferno's regular season finale Sunday afternoon inside Helfaer Tennis Stadium.

Michelle Alexander, Lia Hutchins, and Lorinn Knoblauch captured singles victories for Alverno (11-12).

Alexander defeated Juviel Vinluan in straight sets, 6-3, 6-0 in the No. 3 match.

At No. 4, Hutchins rallied back to top Katie Chleboun 4-6, 6-4, 10-5, and Knoblauch secured a win at No. 6 over Larisa Leuze 7-6 (2), 5-7, 10-4.

The Vikings (6-13) pulled ahead 3-0 after winning all three doubles matches and took three of six singles contests to secure the team victory over the Inferno.

Alverno beings the postseason Tuesday in the first round of the 2017 Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference Women's Tennis Tournament. The third-seeded Inferno hosts the sixth-seeded Raiders of Milwaukee School of Engineering at 6 p.m. at Helfaer Tennis Stadium.