Women's Tennis Falls To Marist In Rain-Shortened Affair

April 4, 2005

Poughkeepsie, NY - The doubles portion of the match was cancelled due to rain, but all Marist needed was singles competition to upend Loyola by a score of 5-1 in a Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference (MAAC) women's tennis showdown on Sunday afternoon.

Loyola's Claire Najour earned the only point on the day as she defeated Amy Albert by a score of 8-1 at No. 5 singles.

The Greyhounds fell to 5-4 this season with the loss.

Results:1. Tikhonko (MAR) def. Nitch (LOY) 6-4, 0-6, 6-42. Perachio (MAR) def. Liberatore (LOY) 6-0, 6-33. LeGrange (MAR) def. McKenna (LOY) 6-1, 6-04. Godly (MAR) def. Lazar (LOY) 6-1, 6-05. Najour (LOY) def. Albert (MAR) 6-2, 6-26. McGeever (MAR) def. Clay (LOY) 8-5