Junior Julie Lord successfully defended her Midwest Conference title at #1 singles Sunday as the Foresters closed out the 2019 portion of their schedule at the MWC Individual Tournaments in Madison, Wisconsin.
The doubles portion of the Midwest Conference Individual Tournaments in Madison, Wisconsin, was played out on Saturday and Forester junior Julie Lord and senior Leeza Bodnar successfully defended their title at the top spot in the lineup.
Junior Julie Lord posted victories at the top of the singles and doubles lineup but the Foresters were defeated 7-2 at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater in their final dual match of the fall on Saturday.
Lake Forest College women's tennis player Julie Lord was named Midwest Conference Performer of the Week on Tuesday after dominating opponents at the top of the lineup in three Forester victories over the weekend.
A big weekend for women's tennis, football's home opener, men's soccer's trip to California, more non-conference women's soccer games, a couple of golf tournaments, and another volleyball tournament are on the docket this week.
Juniors Tyranny Miller and Grace Gould were each 4-0 on the day as the Foresters began the year with an 8-1 victory over Illinois Institute of Technology and a 6-3 triumph over Edgewood College at home on Saturday.
The Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) announced its 2019 All-Academic Teams and Scholar-Athletes on Thursday. Lake Forest College sophomore Julie Lord and freshmen Tebatso Duba and Matthew Pawlowski were named All-America Scholar-Athletes while the Forester women were recognized as an ITA All-Academic Team.