Loyola, Md. (September 30, 2017) - The Mount St. Mary's women's tennis team finished up day two of the Loyola Invitational Saturday afternoon.
George Mason's Gibbs and Cianciola took down Alexa Quintanilla and Megan Gamble in Quarterfinal action 2-1. The Patriots duo edged Quintanilla and Gamble 7-6(4) in the doubles match and Cianciola topped Gamble 7-6(2), 6-3, but Quintanilla defeated Gibbs 6-2, 2-6, 10-4. The Mount duo will battle in the North bracket after the loss.
Quintanilla and Gamble will play for fifth place in the North bracket finals after blanking Corcoran and Cook from Lafayette in the quarterfinals of the North bracket. The Mountaineer duo topped Corcoran and Cook 6-4 in doubles competition, Quintanilla defeated Corcoran 6-3, 6-3, and Gamble edged Cook 6-3, 6-3.
Hannah Davis and Sruthi Kamprath defeated the Lafayette duo of Wilson and Mathis 6-0 for the doubles point, Davis blanked Wilson 6-0, 6-0, and Kamprath topped Mathis 6-1, 6-3. The Mount duo advanced to the semifinals of the consolation bracket.
In the consolation quarterfinals, Davis and Kamprath were topped 2-1 by Loyola's Boustany and Granato. Davis and Kamprath defeated the Greyhound's duo 6-2 in doubles but Boustany edged Davis 6-3, 6-4, and Granato squeaked by Kamprath 7-6(5), 4-6, 10-4. Now Davis and Kamprath will play in the finals of the Northwest bracket for eleventh place.
Emma Blake and Megan Smith were topped by Loyola's Boustany and Granato in the consolation quarterfinals. Loyola's duo took down Blake and Smith 6-2, Boustany edged Smith 6-2, 6-3, and Granato topped Blake 6-4, 6-0.
Blake and Smith will play for thirteenth place in the finals of the South bracket after taking down Wilson and Mathis. Blake and Smith defeated Lafayette's duo 6-2 for the doubles decision, Smith topped Brinn 6-3, 6-1, and Blake won by default.
Sam Barbato and Cassandra Powell were blanked by Loyola's Robertson and Agee in another consolation quarterfinals match. Loyola's duo topped the Mount duo 6-0 in doubles, Robertson defeated Powell 6-0, 6-1, and Agee edged Barbato 6-3, 6-4.
Loyola's Eberle and Clark defeated Barbato and Powell in the semifinals of the South bracket 3-0. The Greyhounds duo topped the Mount duo 6-2, Eberle took down Powell 6-3, 6-1, and Clark defeated Barbato 6-3, 6-1. Barbato and Powell will play for fifteenth place in the finals of the Southwest bracket.
The final day of the Invitational will begin tomorrow, Sunday, October 1 at 9:00 AM.