Women's Tennis Earns Key Win at Transy

mccollum1LEXINGTON, KY. -- Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology improved to 4-0 in Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference play and 7-1 overall with a 5-4 victory at Transylvania University on Saturday.

Singles winners included senior Melissa Montgomery (Alexandria/Monroe), junior Paige Cook (Terre Haute/North) and sophomore Kylie McCollum (Lee's Summitt, Mo./West).

Doubles winners included the tanded of Cook and sophomore Suzana Mohd (Puchong, Malaysia) at No. 2, along with McCollum and junior Lauren Reberger (Brazil/Northview) at No. 3.

The Fightin' Engineers return to action next Saturday at home against Hanover.

ROSE-HULMAN 5, TRANSYLVANIA 4

Singles:
1. (TU) Claire Mielcarek def. (RH) Marie Settler  6-2, 6-7 (5), 6-4
2. (TU) Kaitlyn Hizny def. (RH) Susana Mohd  6-2, 2-6, 6-4
3. (RH) Melissa Montgomery def. (TU) Victoria Haugli  6-1, 6-2
4. (RH) Paige Cook def. (TU) Megan Dixon  6-3, 2-6, 6-3
5. (TU) Caroline Tapscott def. (RH) Lauren Miller  7-5, 5-7, 6-4
6. (RH) Kylie McCollum def. (TU) Savannah Barnett  6-1, 6-4

Doubles:
1. (TU) Claire Mielcarek / Kaitlyn Hizny def. (RH) Marie Settler / Melissa
Montgomery  9-7
2. (RH) Susana Mohd / Paige Cook def. (TU) Victoria Haugli / Megan Dixon 
8-6
3. (RH) Kylie McCollum / Lauren Reberger def. (TU) Caroline Tapscott / Nika
Larian 8-2