Women’s tennis wins third in a row

Blugolds sweep UW-Stout on way to victory


The UW-Eau Claire women’s tennis team had no problems while taking down UW-Stout Saturday, beating the Blue Devils 9-0 in Menomonie.

Four Blugolds dropped just three games on their way to winning in straight sets and sweeping singles play. The other two Blugolds dropped just four games.

Senior Maddie Johnson won 6-3, 6-0 at No. 1 singles, and junior Colleen McCullough won 6-2, 6-1 at no. 2 singles.

At No. 3 singles, junior Paige Kuepers was dominant winning 6-0, 6-3 while senior Madison Rossebo won No. 4 singles 6-3, 6-0.

In doubles play, all three Blugold teams won with scores of 8-1.

Eau Claire is now 3-1 overall and 1-1 in conference play after pulling off three straight wins. Stout drops to 1-7 on the season and 0-2 in the WIAC

The Blugolds will be at UW-River Falls for a contest beginning at 3 p.m Tuesday afternoon.