Freshman Colleen Stevenson (Bolton, Mass./Nashoba
Regional) came from one set behind to force a third-set
tiebreaker, then won 10-6 to lead Rose-Hulman to its first
Other winners for Rose-Hulman included the No. 3 doubles
team of freshmen Paige Cook (Terre Haute/North)
and Lauren Reberger (Brazil/Northview) by an 8-1
margin; freshman freshman Marie Stettler (Edgerton,
Wis.) by a 6-1, 6-1 margin at No. 3 singles; and junior
Klara Schroederus (Glenview, Ill./Glenbrook South)
by a 6-2, 6-0 score at No. 6 singles.
In the nightcap, Montgomery and sophomore Sage
Sackett (Kalamazoo, Mich./Mattawan) earned sweeps in
singles and doubles play. Stettler, Stevenson and Schroederus
added singles victories, with Cook and Reberger winning again in
doubles play. Chann and Stettler also recorded a No. 1
Rose-Hulman improved to 9-1 on the season and completed
the HCAC regular season with a perfect 8-0 record. The
Fightin' Engineers travel to Oakland City on Sunday and will
compete in the HCAC Tournament, with the winner receiving an NCAA
Tournament bid, on Oct. 15.
ROSE-HULMAN 5, FRANKLIN 4
#1 in the nation for 15 years!
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