Worcester, Mass. – Regional power Nichols College used a deep lineup on an extremely muggy afternoon and the visiting Bison posted a 9-0 win over Clark University in non-league women's tennis action on Thursday afternoon at the Corash Tennis Courts.
Score: Nichols College 9, Clark University 0
Records: Nichols College 1-2, Clark University 1-1
Location: Corash Tennis Courts, Worcester, Mass.
How It Happened:
No. 1 – Amarie Settiwongse (Bangkok, Thailand) def. Isabelle Long (Bellevue, Wash.), 6-1, 6-4
No. 2 – Alanna Judd (Westboro, Mass.) def. Emily Shuman (Needham, Mass.), 6-1, 7-6 (10-3)
No. 3 – Megan Nathanson (Scarborough, Maine) def. Adrien Horowitz (Arvada, Colo.), 6-1, 6-0
No. 4 – Danielle Mandel (Fair Lawn, N.J.) def. Misa Mai (Sanford, Maine), 6-1, 6-1
No. 5 – Izzy Leonardi (North Hampton, N.H.) def. Anna Gates (North Scituate, R.I.), 6-3, 6-3
No. 6 – Rachel McDonald (Saratoga Springs, N.Y.) def. Amy Fallon (Derby, England), 6-0, 6-1
No. 1 – Settiwongse/Mandel def. Long and Mai, 8-0
No. 2 – Nathanson/Leonardi def. Shuman and Horowitz, 8-5
No. 3 – Cristina Szepanski (Windsor Locks, Conn.)/Lindsey Kaplan (Boca Raton, Fla.) def. Gates and Maggie Tarbox (Lebanon, Conn.), 8-0
The Cougars have little time to lick their wounds from the loss to the Bison. They open up NEWMAC play on Saturday with a visit to Babson. First serve is scheduled for 1:00 p.m.