April 2, 2006

Women's Tennis Drops 7-2 Decision To Stonehill


COLCHESTER, Vt. Saint Michael's College dropped its second straight match of the weekend on Sunday, falling to Stonehill College, 7-2, in Northeast-10 Conference women's tennis action on the outdoor courts. Stonehill improves to 10-1 overall and 7-0 in NE-10 play, while Saint Michael's falls to 7-8 overall and 5-4 in conference action.

The Purple Knights play their next two matches on the road (at the College of Saint Rose on Saturday at 12 p.m., and at Assumption College on April 9 at 1 p.m.) before closing the regular season at home against Pace University on April 12 at 3 p.m. Stonehill returns to action on Tuesday with a 2:30 p.m. home match against Saint Anselm College.

MATCH SUMMARY

Stonehill 7, Saint Michael's Women 2

Singles

1. Heidi Murphy (SMC) def. Jennifer Arcabascio (STO) - 6-3, 6-4

2. Ashley Todd (STO) def. Cara Bednar (SMC) - 7-5, 6-4

3. Michelle Wood (SMC) def. Elise Clark (STO) - 7-5, 6-4

4. Anna Walsh (STO) def. Megan Conway (SMC) - 6-4, 6-1

5. Daniella Granato (STO) def. Molly Harrison (SMC) - 6-0, 7-5

6. Allison Bleakney (STO) def. Jessica Maurice (SMC) - 6-0, 6-1

Doubles

1. Arcabascio/Granato (STO) def. Murphy/Bednar (SMC) - 8-5

2. Todd/Walsh (STO) def. Wood/Cailie Burns (SMC) - 8-2

3. Clark/Bleakney (STO) def. Conway/Liz Clemente (SMC) - 8-4

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