Women's tennis cruises to non-conference win
The Hamilton College women's tennis team breezed to a 9-0 non-conference win against SUNY Oneonta inside Hamilton's Margaret Bundy Scott Field House on April 23.
The Continentals (13-6 overall) are No. 15 in the latest Intercollegiate Tennis Association Division III Northeast Regional Top 20 rankings. Hamilton's 13 wins this season are a program record. The Continentals won all six singles matches in straight sets.
Isabella Schoning '16 claimed a 6-2, 7-5 victory at first flight singles. Mira Khanna '15 prevailed 6-1, 6-1 at second flight singles and Claire Keyte '17 was a winner at fourth flight. Winnie Tang '17 and Rachel Friedman '15 didn't lose a game at third and fifth flight singles, respectively.
Sara Shaughnessy '14 posted a 6-3, 6-2 triumph at sixth flight singles. Shaughnessy and Schoning are tied for the team lead with 14 singles wins this season. Shaughnessy moved into a tie for fifth place on the team's all-time list with her 38th career singles victory.
In doubles action, Schoning and Tang were 8-3 winners at first flight, and Khanna and Keyte prevailed 8-2 at third flight. Meg Lee '14 and Liz Detwiler '15 blanked their opponents 8-0 at second flight doubles. Lee is tied for eighth place on the program's career list with 28 doubles victories.
Hamilton wraps up its season with a NESCAC match at home against Connecticut College on Saturday, April 26, at 10 a.m.