Nine Women's Tennis Players Victorious in Win Over SUNY Plattsburgh

Nine Women's Tennis Players Victorious in Win Over SUNY Plattsburgh

COLCHESTER, Vt. - Nine different Saint Michael's College women's tennis players picked up wins as the Purple Knights downed the State University of New York at Plattsburgh, 8-1, on Wednesday at the SMC Tennis Courts. The victory came three days after eight different players won in a triumph at Franklin Pierce University.

RECORDS

  • Saint Michael's (2-2), SUNY Plattsburgh (4-2)

SAINT MICHAEL'S LEADERS

MATCH FACTS

  • Nine different Purple Knights picked up wins.
  • Third win in as many years against SUNY Plattsburgh.

THE ACTION

  • Ramsay and Sumner claimed a 6-1 win at No. 1 doubles to start the scoring.
  • Costa and Schneider combined for a 6-2 victory in the second spot. Schneider was Costa's fourth different partner in as many matches this season, as Costa is now 3-1 in the discipline.
  • The Purple Knights nearly swept doubles, but junior Autumn Tamlyn (Silver Bay, N.Y./Queensbury) and first-year Annie Serkes (Garden City, N.Y./Sacred Heart Academy) lost a narrow 7-5 decision from the third position in Tamlyn's college debut.
  • Five Purple Knights won in straight sets during singles, while Edelmann won in a pro-set.
  • Ramsay dropped just one game at No. 1, while de Pont, Wood and Katz won all but two games at No. 2, 3 and 4, respectively.
  • McKenna netted a 6-3, 6-1 triumph in her collegiate singles debut, appearing at No. 6.
  • Edelmann followed suit by making her first singles appearance, locking down a 9-7 win in the fifth spot as the final singles match to finish.

NEXT SAINT MICHAEL'S MATCH

  • Tuesday at American International College, 3:30 p.m.