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Sat Sep 16
TBA
Denison
at Kenyon Invitational
in Gambier, Ohio
Sun Sep 17
TBA
Denison
at Kenyon Invitational
in Gambier, Ohio
Fri Sep 22
TBA
Denison
at ITA Regional Tournament
in Oberlin, Ohio
Sat Sep 23
TBA
Denison
at ITA Regional Tournament
in Oberlin, Ohio
Sun Sep 24
TBA
Denison
at ITA Regional Tournament
in Oberlin, Ohio
Mon Sep 25
TBA
Denison
at ITA Regional Tournament
in Oberlin, Ohio
Fri Feb 09
TBA
Chicago
vs. Denison
@ Westlake, Ohio - Paramount Tennis Club
Sat Feb 10
TBA
Trinity (Tex.)
vs. Denison
@ North Ridgeville, Ohio - North Ridge Tennis Club
Sun Feb 11
8:00 AM
Denison
at Case Western Reserve
Cleveland Skating Club
Fri Feb 16
4:30 PM
Northwestern Ohio
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Fri Feb 23
6:00 PM
Denison
vs. Allegheny
@ Erie, Pa. in Erie, Pa.
Sat Feb 24
TBA
Denison
vs. Indiana (PA)
@ Pittsburgh, Pa. in Pittsburgh, Pa.
Fri Mar 02
TBA
Hope
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Sat Mar 03
TBA
Kalamazoo
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Wed Mar 07
4:00 PM
Denison
at Ohio Wesleyan
in Delaware, Ohio
Mon Mar 19
9:00 AM
Denison
vs. Towson
@ Orlando, Fla. in Orlando, Fla.
Tue Mar 20
9:00 AM
Denison
vs. Colorado Col.
@ in Orlando, Fla. in Orlando, Fla.
Thu Mar 22
3:00 PM
Denison
at Fla. Southern
in Lakeland, Fla.
Fri Mar 23
9:00 AM
St. Lawrence
vs. Denison
@ in Orlando, Fla. in Orlando, Fla.
Tue Mar 27
TBA
Denison
at Kenyon
in Gambier, Ohio
Sat Mar 31
12:00 PM
Shawnee St.
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Sat Apr 07
TBA
John Carroll
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Tue Apr 10
4:30 PM
Wittenberg
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Sat Apr 14
TBA
Denison
at DePauw
in Greencastle, Ind.
Fri Apr 27
TBA
Denison
vs. NCAC Championship
@ Indianapolis, Ind. in Indianapolis, Ind.
Sat Apr 28
TBA
Denison
vs. NCAC Championship
@ Indianapolis, Ind. in Indianapolis, Ind.
Sun Apr 29
TBA
Denison
vs. NCAC Championship
@ Indianapolis, Ind. in Indianapolis, Ind.
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DU earns berth in NCAC title match

Sarah Torrence scored the match-clinching point against Oberlin on Saturday.
Sarah Torrence scored the match-clinching point against Oberlin on Saturday.

The 26th-ranked Denison women's tennis team earned a berth in the North Coast Athletic Conference Championship match following a 5-2 victory over Oberlin on Saturday afternoon in Granville, Ohio.

With the semifinal win, the Big Red (11-8) secured a spot in the NCAC title match against the winner of the DePauw-Kenyon semifinal match. Oberlin (12-9) will take on the loser of the other semifinal in the third-place match. Both games will be played on Sunday in Granville at 12 p.m.

The Denison third doubles team of Heather Abzug and Eleni Coleman notched the first point of the match following an 8-3 win over Erin Johnson and Olivia Hay.  The Yeowomen tied the contest with an 8-5 decision at No. 2 doubles.

The Big Red regained its one-point advantage with a hard-fought win at the top singles flight.  For the second-time this season, the No. 1 team of Kelsey Geppner and Taylor Hawkins faced off against Oberlin's top doubles tandem, Brenna Sheldon and Grace Porter. At the Oberlin Invitational last September, Porter and Sheldon recorded an 8-5 win over Geppner and Hawkins, who were playing just their second match as a doubles team.

Fast forward seven months and the two teams were back on opposite sides of the court trying to help their respective squads reach the NCAC Tournament finals.  In a tightly contested match between regionally-ranked foes, the Denison duo avenged their previous loss with an 8-6 victory over Sheldon and Porter.

Sophomore Meg Chiumento extended DU's lead to 3-1 with a 6-4, 6-0 decision over Johnson. Sheldon, ranked third in the central region, improved to 2-0 in singles play against Geppner, ranked sixth, after recording a 6-2, 6-1 decision.

Denison got back in the win column when Hawkins cruised past Porter with matching 6-1 scores at second singles.  Hawkins picked up her team-best 16th victory, improving to 9-4 at the second flight. The match-clinching point came at sixth singles when sophomore Sarah Torrence defeated Hay in straight sets (6-3, 6-2). The win was Torrence's team-leading seventh straight and her 11th singles victory of the season.