Women's tennis having success in Florida
Contact: Jim Taylor (315) 859-4685
March 19, 2011
Hamilton College has won three of four non-conference matches played in and around Orlando, Fla., from March 14 through March 17.
Hamilton (4-2 overall) defeated Illinois Wesleyan University 7-2 on Monday. The Continentals swept the doubles points in three close matches against Illinois Wesleyan (7-4). Hamilton won all six singles matches en route to a 7-2 victory against McMurry University (2-9) on Tuesday.
Berry College (9-4) slowed down the Continentals on Wednesday as Hamilton lost 6-3. The Continentals edged the University of Puget Sound (5-7) by a 5-4 count on Thursday. Melissa Mann '13 clinched the win with a 6-7, 6-2, 7-5 victory at second flight singles.
Deb Barany '11 (first flight), Sara Shaughnessy '14 (fourth) and Amelia Mattern '12 (fifth) won three singles matches each. Mann, Alex Arenson '13 (third) and Megan Kelley '14 (sixth) posted two singles victories each.
In doubles play, Shaughnessy and Meg Lee '14 won all four of their matches at third flight. Barany and Mann teamed up to win twice at first flight.