Women's Tennis Powers Past Hawks, 9-0

Women's Tennis Powers Past Hawks, 9-0

Leicester, Mass. – Visiting Clark University faced little resistance from Worcester-area rival Becker College, rolling to a 9-0 win over the Hawks in non-league women's tennis action on Thursday afternoon.

Score: Clark University 9, Becker College 0
Records: Clark University 2-2; Becker College 2-1

How It Happened:
Singles Competition

No. 1: Emily Shuman (Needham, Mass.) def. Jennifer Lord 6-1, 6-0

No. 2: Adrien Horowitz (Arvada, Colo.) def. Jacqueline Andrade 6-2, 6-1

No. 3: Anna Gates (North Scituate, R.I.) def. Jessica Leger 6-1, 6-2

No. 4: Amy Fallon (Derby, England) def. Dana Mahan 6-0, 6-2

No. 5: Erica Issenberg (Shelburne, Vt.) def. Emily Wodell 6-1, 6-4

No. 6: Bichtroan Nguyen (Worcester, Mass.) def. Fiona Gilley 6-2, 6-1


Doubles Competition
No. 1: Shuman/Horowitz def. Jennifer Lord/Jacqueline Andrade 8-1

No. 2: Maggie Tarbox (Lebanon, Conn.)/Gates def. Jessica Leger/Dana Mahan 8-0

No. 3: Issenberg/Nguyen def. Fiona Gilley/Emily Wodell 8-2

Coach Speak:
"It was another strong performance against a respectable team in Becker," said head coach Daniel Herbst. "The match was a lot closer than the score indicated and entire roster had victories."

Up Next:
After a pair of wins over Worcester-area rivals this week, the Cougars are next in action when they step back into NEWMAC play with a home contest against Wellesley College on Saturday at 1:00 p.m.