Mount St. Mary's Women's Tennis Earns Victories Over Concordia and Davenport

Kissimmee, Fla. (March 5, 2013)-- The Mount St. Mary's women's tennis team wrapped up action in Florida last week with a pair of wins over Concordia-M'head, 9-0, and Davenport, 6-3. The victories help the Mount improve to 4-3 on the season.

Against Concordia, the Mount won all three doubles matches. The Mountaineers' No. 1 doubles team of Samantha Pinchoff and Kelly Conroy earned an 8-0 victory, as did Renee Deane and Carly Landini at No. 2 doubles. At the No. 3 slot, Liz Rossi and Taylor D'Agostino teamed up for an 8-3 win to give the Mount a 3-0 edge heading into singles. 

The Mountaineers were straight-set winners in all six singles matches to earn the sweep. Pinchoff (No. 1), Conroy (No. 2), Deane (No. 3), Landini (No. 4) and Rossi (No. 5) claimed 6-0, 6-0 victories, while Jennifer Smith was a 6-2, 6-1 winner at No. 6. 

In the following match against Davenport, again the Mount claimed an early advantage, this time leading 2-1 after doubles action. Deane and Landini cruised to an 8-2 win at No. 2 doubles, and the No. 3 duo of Rossi and Smith claimed a 9-7 victory on the day.

Conroy's 6-3, 6-0 win at No. 2 singles gave the Mount a 3-1 lead. Landini, playing No. 4 singles, as well as Rossi at No. 5 and Smith at No. 6 also picked up straight-set victories against Davenport to help the Mount secure the 6-3 win. 

Next on the schedule for the Mount is the beginning of Northeast Conference play with a home match against Wagner on Monday, March 11th, at 3:00 p.m. 


Mount St. Mary's 9, Concordia-M'head College 0 
No. 1: Samantha Pinchoff (MSM) def. Chelsie McGraw (CC), 6-0, 6-0
No. 2: Kelly Conroy (MSM) def. Olivia DeLeon (CC), 6-0, 6-0
No. 3: Renee Deane (MSM) def. Taylor Peterson (CC), 6-0, 6-0
No. 4: Carly Landini (MSM) def. Brittany Glatt (CC), 6-0, 6-0
No. 5: Liz Rossi (MSM) def. Kaitlyn Davies (CC), 6-0, 6-0
No. 6: Jennifer Smith (MSM) def. Mo Sawatzke (CC), 6-2, 6-1

No. 1: Pinchoff and Conroy (MSM) def. McGraw and DeLeon (CC), 8-0
No. 2: Deane and Landini (MSM) def. Peterson and Glatt (CC), 8-0
No. 3: Rossi and Taylor D'Agostino (MSM) def. Davies and Sawatzke (CC), 8-3

Mount St. Mary's 6, Davenport 3
No. 1: Emily Spiech (DU) def. Samantha Pinchoff (MSM), 6-3, 6-3
No. 2: Kelly Conroy (MSM) def. Kristi Kuzdal (DU), 6-3, 6-0
No. 3: Marcie Kooyer (DU) def. Renee Deane (MSM), 4-6, 6-4 (10-4)
No. 4: Carly Landini (MSM) def. Angelica Woods (DU), 6-2, 6-1
No. 5: Liz Rossi (MSM) def. Katie VanDerLaan (DU), 6-0, 6-0
No. 6: Jennifer Smith (MSM) def. Savannah Smith (DU), 6-3, 6-3

No. 1: Alyssa Fuentes and Spiech (DU) def. Pinchoff and Conroy (MSM), 8-5
No. 2: Deane and Landini (MSM) def. Kuzdal and Kooyers (DU), 8-2
No. 3: Rossi and Smith (MSM) def. Woods and VanDerLaan (DU), 9-7