Sept. 12, 2001
NKU POSTS 9-0 WIN AT BELLARMINE
Norse extend GLVC win streak to 42
LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Senior Jamie OHara improved to 36-0 all-time against Great Lakes Valley Conference opponents Wednesday with a 6-2, 6-0 win over Lori Rinehard as the Northern Kentucky University womens tennis team defeated Bellarmine University, 9-0.
Senior Juliana Hite recorded a victory at No. 2 singles as NKU (3-0) won its 42nd consecutive match against Great Lakes Valley Conference competition. NKU has not lost to a GLVC foe since Lewis University posted a 5-4 win against the Norse during the 1997 GLVC Championships.
OHara is now 36-0 all-time against GLVC competition in No. 1 singles action. OHara is the three-time GLVC Player of the Year, and she has gone three sets against a conference opponent just once in her career.
Sophomore Elizabeth Brunsman improved to 3-0 this season with a 6-3, 6-0 win over Paige Mathany in No. 3 singles.
NKU 9, Bellarmine 0
1. Jamie OHara (NKU) def. Lori Rinehard, 6-2, 6-0
2. Juliana Hite (NKU) def. Sara Leonard, 6-1, 6-1
3. Elizabeth Brunsman (NKU) def. Paige Mathany, 6-3, 6-0
4. Lindsay England (NKU) def. Eve Vanbreeman, 6-2, 6-2
5. Amity Chapman (NKU) def. Tara Southard, 6-2, 6-2
6. Jessica Smith (NKU) def. Mary Beth Atcher, 6-0, 6-0
1. OHara/Hite (NKU) def. Rinehard/Leonard, 8-4
2. Brunsman/England (NKU) def. Mathany/Vanbreeman, 8-3
3. Chapman/Dausch (NKU) def. Paris/McCoy, 8-0