Ripon rallies to down Vikings

Lawrence women's tennis action El Goblirsch
Lawrence's El Goblirsch and Morgan Fisher teamed up for a 9-7 win at No. 3 singles.

APPLETON, Wis. -- The Ripon College women's tennis team swept the singles matches Thursday to rally for a 7-2 Midwest Conference win over Lawrence University at the Lawrence Courts.

Lawrence (0-3, 0-1 MWC) took the early lead after the doubles competition. Lawrence's No. 2 team of Alexis Shannon and Lindsey Lucas picked up an 8-2 victory, and El Goblirsch and Morgan Fisher posted a 9-7 win at No. 3.

Ripon (2-0, 1-0) then took all six singles matches to collect the victory.

Ripon College 7, Lawrence University 2

Singles competition
1. Brianna Bembenek (RC) def. Annie Harincar (LU) 6-0, 6-1
2. Hannah Ryback (RC) def. Katie Nottberg (LU) 6-2, 6-2
3. Morgan Makar (RC) def. El Goblirsch (LU) 6-4, 7-5
4. Samantha Kiesner (RC) def. Alexis Shannon (LU) 6-3, 6-2
5. MacKenzie Warner (RC) def. Morgan Fisher (LU) 6-4, 7-5
6. Katelyn Peroutka (RC) def. Lindsey Lucas (LU) 6-1, 6-1

Doubles competition
1. Brianna Bembenek/Hannah Ryback (RC) def. Annie Harincar/Katie Nottberg (LU) 8-4
2. Alexis Shannon/Lindsey Lucas (LU) def. Morgan Makar/MacKenzie Warner (RC) 8-2
3. El Goblirsch/Morgan Fisher (LU) def. Samantha Kiesner/Katelyn Peroutka (RC) 9-7