Hershey, Pa. (March 24, 2018) - The Mount St. Mary's women's tennis team was topped 6-1 by Sacred Heart to begin Northeast Conference (NEC) play.
The Pioneers took the first and second flights of doubles competition to earn the one point advantage from doubles competition. Emma Blake and Megan Gamble won the number three flight by defeating Adrianne Alfonso and Laura Crivei 6-2 for the Mount's lone doubles flight win.
Sophomore, Hannah Davis, recorded the only singles flight victory for the Mountaineers topping Olivia Podsiebierski 6-3, 6-2 in the second flight of singles competition. Sacred Heart won the number one, three, four, five, and six flights to secure the match victory.
Mount St. Mary's falls to 2-10 on the year with a 0-1 mark in NEC play and Sacred Heart moves to 5-9 with a 1-0 mark in NEC play. The Mount travels to St. Francis Brooklyn for a match on Wednesday, March 28 at 1:00 p.m.
Sacred Heart 6, Mount 1
Brianna Lauria / Olivia Podsiebierski (SHU) def. Alexa Quintanilla / Hannah Davis (MSM), 6-2
Keira Tobia / Sabrina Navarro (SHU) def. Sruthi Kamprath / Megan Smith (MSM), 6-4
Emma Blake / Megan Gamble (MSM) def. Adrianne Alfonso / Laura Crivei (SHU), 6-2
Brianne Lauria (SHU) def. Alexa Quintanilla (MSM), 6-3, 4-6, 6-2
Hannah Davis (MSM) def. Olivia Podsiebierski (SHU), 6-3, 6-2
Keira Tobia (SHU) def. Sruthi Kamprath (MSM), 7-5, 6-2
Adrianne Alfonso (SHU) def. Megan Gamble (MSM), 3-6, 6-3, 7-6(4)
Sabrina Navarro (SHU) def. Megan Smith (MSM), 6-2, 6-1
Laura Crivei (SHU) def. Emma Blake (MSM), 6-1, 6-1