Bethlehem, Pa. (February 17, 2013)-- The Mount St. Mary's women's tennis team opened up the spring season with a 6-1 loss at Lehigh on Sunday. Jenny Smith provided the lone point at the number 6 singles spot.
Lehigh won two of the three doubles matches, earning them the doubles point to take the early 1-0 lead. Renee Deane and Carly Landini won at the No. 2 spot, 8-4 over Emily Bruch and Marian Prim.
In singles action, Jenny Smith won at the No. 6 spot. Smith defeated Marian Prim in straight sets, 6-4, 7-5 to give the Mount their lone point on the day.
The Mount returns to action on February 24, when the take on Florida A&M to open up their Florida spring break trip. The match is set to begin at 10:00 AM.
Lehigh 6 - MSM 1
1. Jenai Bilimoria/Abby Ferrell (Leh) def. Sam Pinchoff/Kelly Conroy (MSM)- 8-3
3. Jill Sloand/Ali Kaminetsky (Leh) def. Jenny Smith/Liz Rossi (MSM)- 8-6
1. Bilimoria (Leh) def. Pinchoff (MSM)- 6-3, 6-0
2. Ferrell (Leh) def. Conroy (MSM)- 7-5, 6-2
3. Kaminetsky (Leh) def. Deane (MSM)- 6-3, 2-6, 6-3
4. Bruch (Leh) def. Landini (MSM)- 7-5, 6-3
5. Sloand (Leh) def. Rossi (MSM)- 6-3, 3-6, 10-5
6. Smith (MSM) def. Prim (Leh)- 6-4, 7-5