BLOOMINGTON, Ill. - Bradley battled host Illinois State through some tight matches, but the Redbirds (8-5) completed a 7-0 sweep in the Missouri Valley Conference opener for both women's tennis teams Wednesday at Evergreen Racquet Club.
Decther and Wojtalik also put up stern tests in singles action, both falling in extended third-set tie breakers at Nos. 2 and 6 singles, respectively. Emmie Marx took down Dechter 5-7, 6-3, 10-6, while Gabby Phillips outlasted Wojtalik 6-1, 3-6, 11-9.
Bradley will conclude its eight-match road swing this weekend by visiting Milwaukee Saturday and Green Bay Sunday.