Calvin defeats Albion in women's tennis

Calvin defeats Albion in women's tennis

ALBION, Mich. – Calvin College defeated Albion College, 9-0, in a Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association women's tennis match.

All six singles matches were decided in straight sets. Marceline Redick (No. 2) and Madeline Samra (No. 5) were able to take three games in their matches.

Saige Jost and Namara Swillum, playing No. 3 doubles for the Britons, also won three games in the pro set.

Albion, 4-7 overall and 0-3 against MIAA rivals, travels to Trine University for a Wednesday match.

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Joe and Julie Serra have given a $5 million leadership gift to launch a fundraising initiative to make two dreams a reality at Albion College. The first is a newly expanded fitness and student activity facility at the site of the current Dow Recreation and Wellness Center. The second is a new or renovated competition facility for the volleyball, men's basketball and women's basketball that currently call Kresge Gymnasium home.

The College is continuing to raise funds in support of both projects. To learn more, call 517/629-0446 or email