Women’s Tennis Finishes Regular Season With 8-1 Loss To Carleton

Posted on April 28th, 2013 by

Laurel Krebsbach picked up Gustavus' only point on the afternoon.

Laurel Krebsbach picked up Gustavus’ only point on the afternoon.

Northfield, Minn. - The Gustavus Adolphus women’s tennis team concluded its regular season with an 8-1 loss at the hands of Carleton College on Sunday afternoon.  Laurel Krebsbach (So., North Oaks, Minn.) recorded the lone point for the Gusties at No. 1 singles.  With the loss, Gustavus drops to 12-7 overall and 8-2 in the MIAC.  Carleton improves to 12-7 overall and 8-1 in the MIAC.

After being swept in the doubles portion of the match, the Gusties showed life in the singles competition.  Laurel Krebsbach recorded a win at the No. 1 position, going down to the wire to win in the first set 7-5 and taking the second set 6-4.  Gustavus also battled in two more singles matches.

At No. 4 singles, Sidney Dirks (Fy., St. Peter, Minn.) took her counterpart to a third set.  However, Dirks could not pull it out and lost the match 3-6, 7-6, 8-10.  Likewise, Maddie Lindstrom (Fy., Lakeville, Minn.) went to a third set in her match at No. 5 singles, but could not grasp victory.  Lindstrom dropped her match 6-3, 6-7, 6-10.

Gustavus will next look forward to the MIAC Playoffs, set to be held in St. Peter on Friday, May 3rd and Saturday, May 4th.

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