September 29, 2013Earlham College Broadcast Sports
RICHMOND, Ind. — The Earlham College women's tennis team picked up its first
Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference match of the season on Saturday as the
Quakers beat the College of Mount St. Joseph 8-1.
The Quakers led 3-0 after the doubles action with the Lions (1-5, 0-4).
Olivia Engle and Claire Welsh defeated Shelby Betz and Morgan Hoehn 8-2 at No. 1. In
the second spot, Jessica Childs and Annie Foley blanked Felicia Shadwick and Harley
Huston 8-0. At No. 3, Vesta Davis and Jordyn Grimes took care of Sarah Kennedy and
Holly Rainey 8-3.
In singles, Engle beat Betz 6-2, 6-0 at No. 1. Childs won 6-3, 6-3 over Hoehn at No.
At No. 3, Claire Welsh swept Shadwick 6-0, 6-0, while Davis posted a 7-5, 0-6, 1-0
(10-5) win over Huston at No. 4.
Foley beat Kennedy 6-1, 6-1 in the fifth position.
Earlham (3-4, 1-3) visits the Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology on Wednesday for a
conference contest at 4 p.
RICHMOND, Ind. — The Earlham College women's soccer team gave up three goals in the
first half on Saturday as the Quakers fell 4-0 to Illinois Wesleyan University on
Illinois Wesleyan (6-1-2) scored at 15:26, 20:52 and 44:04, while adding its final
tally at 62:53 in the second half.
Earlham goalkeeper A.J. Johnson had 12 saves for the Quakers.
The Quakers (1-5-1) opened play in the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference next
Saturday at home against Franklin College at 1 p.m.
RICHMOND, Ind. — The Earlham College field hockey team fell 4-0 on Saturday to
The Tigers (4-6, 3-3) scored their first goal at 30:06 to take a 1-0 lead by
halftime in the North Coast Athletic Conference match. Wittenberg scored three times
in the second period.
Earlham goalkeeper Helen Titcomb had 17 saves for the Quakers.
The Quakers (2-8, 0-7) travel to Ohio Wesleyan University on Tuesday. The NCAC
affair begins at 4:30 p.m.
WESTERVILLE, Ohio — A penalty kick in the second half proved to be a difference on
Saturday as the Earlham College men's soccer team fell 3-2 at Otterbein University.
Otterbein (5-4) scored the first goal of the contest at the 8:20 mark, but the
Quakers were able to rally to grab the lead by the intermission.
Felicien Muyumba had an unassisted goal to tie the match at 16:19.
Tamru Taye scored off rebound after a save of a penalty shot that he took at 34:13
to give the Quakers the lead.
Otterbein tied the affair at 2-2 with a goal early in the second period at 45:40.
The Cardinals got the game-winner on a penalty kick at 64:32.
Earlham goalkeeper Aaron Falsetto had eight saves for the Quakers.
The Quakers (4-6) entertain Franklin College next Saturday. The Heartland Collegiate
Athletic Conference match on Matlack Field is at 3 p.m.
GRANVILLE, Ohio — The Earlham College volleyball team dropped a pair of matches at
Denison University on Saturday.
In the first contest, Hiram College defeated the Quakers 25-10, 25-19, 25-12.
Denison took care of Earlham in the next affair 30-28, 25-14, 22-25, 25-13.
Mikah Sizemore led the Quakers with five kills in the Hiram (12-5) match. Emily Lim
and Jolene Wells added four kills each. Alexus Bex and Lim finished with seven digs
Against Denison (12-5), Lim led the way with 14 kills. Rinako Nakamura had eight
kills, while Sizemore added seven.
Ashley Hedrick had 21 assists and Morgan Thompson had 12 assists.
Kazondra Ramos led Earlham with 17 digs. Heather Hayden finished with six blocks.
The Quakers (3-15) face Franklin College on Wednesday. The Heartland Collegiate
Athletic Conference match on Schuckman Court in the Athletics and Wellness Center
gets underway at 7 p.m.