April 9, 2006

Women's Tennis Edges Assumption, 5-4


WORCESTER, Mass. - Saint Michael's College (9-8, 7-4 Northeast-10 Conference) won its second match in as many days on Sunday, edging Assumption College, 5-4.

SAINT MICHAEL'S 5, ASSUMPTION 4

SINGLES RESULTS

1, Assumption, Courtney CARON (Fr., Cohasset, MA/Cohasset) def. Saint Michael's, Heidi MURPHY (So., Norfolk, MA/King Philip), 6-2, 6-3;

2, Assumption, Kate MATTEI (So., Rochdale, MA/Notre Dame Academy) def. Saint Michael's, Cara BEDNAR (Jr., Marblehead, MA/Marblehead), 6-3, 6-4;

3, Saint Michael's, Cailie BURNS (Jr., Chepachet, RI/Ponaganset) def. Assumption, Megan WNUK (So., North Providence, RI/LaSalle), 6-1, 7-6 (7-1);

4, Saint Michael's, Elizabeth CLEMENTE (Jr., Latham, NY/Academy of the Holy Names) def. Assumption, Amanda BOYER (So., Worcester, MA/St. Peter-Marian), 6-0, 6-3;

5, Assumption, Shannon STEELE (Jr., Plainville, MA/King Philip) def. Saint Michael's, Michelle WOOD (So., Chatham, NY/Chatham), 6-4, 6-2;

6, Saint Michael's, Megan CONWAY (So., Lynnfield, MA/Lynnfield) def. Assumption, Alison HUNTINGTON (Fr., Rocky Hill, CT/Rocky Hill), 6-3, 6-1.

DOUBLES RESULTS

1, Saint Michael's, MURPHY and BEDNAR def. Assumption, CARON and MATTEI, 8-3

2, Saint Michael's, BURNS and WOOD def. Assumption, WNUK and HUNTINGTON, 8-4;

3, Assumption, STEELE and HAYDEN def. Saint Michael's CLEMENTE and CONWAY, 9-7

Team Records: Assumption, 1-8 overall and 1-8 Northeast-10; Saint Michael's, 9-8 overall and 7-4 Northeast-10

Upcoming: Assumption hosts St. Rose, TUESDAY, April 11, 3:30 p.m.; St. Michael's hosts Pace, WEDNESDAY, April 12, 3:00 p.m.