Apr 30, 2019
OWINGS MILLS, Md. - The Stevenson University women's tennis team opens its first trip to the MAC Commonwealth Championship Wednesday, as the third-seeded Mustangs travel to No. 2 seed Alvernia for a 3:30 semifinal matchup.
- Stevenson (8-6, 4-2 MAC Commonwealth) is making its first MAC Commonwealth Championship appearance, and its first postseason appearance since qualifying for the MAC Freedom tournament in 2013.
- The Mustangs dropped three in a row before defeating Harford Community College on Senior Day.
- Jenna Skove has earned five wins at No. 1 for the Mustangs, while Kirstyn Davidson is 9-5 at No. 2 singles.
- Skove and Kelsi Mentzer are 9-4 at No. 1 doubles.
- Davidson and Megan Waskiewicz are 8-5 at No. 2 doubles.
- The Golden Wolves are 14-4 overall and 5-1 in MAC Commonwealth play, with the lone league blemish coming to Messiah.
- Alvernia has won six straight heading into the MAC Commonwealth championship.
- Amanda Phillips has racked up a 10-5 mark at No. 1 singles, while Ariana Chuprinsky is 13-2.
- Emily Thek is 12-1 at third singles.
- Phillips and Chuprinsky have gone 12-3 at No. 1 doubles.
- The two teams met on Saturday to determine the No. 2 seed, with Alvernia rallying for a 5-4 win.
- Stevenson swept the three doubles matches, but Davidson was the lone Mustang to claim a singles point.