The Valparaiso University tennis team boasted victories at the No. 5 and No. 6 singles spots, but visiting Illinois State earned a 5-2 victory over the host Beacons in a match that took place outdoors at the Valpo Tennis Complex on Saturday afternoon. Mia Bertino (Lockport, Ill. / Joliet Catholic) and Eleanor Chapman (East Sussex, England / Eastbourne College [UT Martin / Lipscomb]) both picked up wins in their singles matches against the Redbirds, who remained undefeated in Missouri Valley Conference play by improving to 7-0.
How It Happened
Inside the Match
The Beacons (11-8, 1-6) will host senior day on Saturday, April 15. The match will be outdoors at the Valpo Tennis Complex if weather cooperates, or if not, will be held indoors at The Courts of NWI. Valpo will recognize five seniors – Demi Jhaveri, Amanda Tabanera, Eleanor Chapman, Allison McConnell and Olivia Czerwonka.