Women's Tennis Gets By Manhattan, 6-1
March 26, 2010
FLUSHING, N.Y. - Women's tennis continued their strong opening to the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference season Friday afternoon, with a 6-1 win over Manhattan at the Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Flushing, N.Y.
The `Hounds extended their winning streak to four games and their MAAC streak to two while moving to 9-2 on the season and 2-0 in the conference.
Loyola fought off the Jaspers in doubles, with the Nos. 1 and 2 doubles teams both earning 8-5 wins to clinch the point. Rachel Janasek and Kerri Swan defeated Lili Johnson and Stephanie Tsao in the No. 1 spot and Joy Johnson and Andie Keyser-Baker defeted Hilary Valenzuela and Christina Puleo in No. 2 doubles.
Judy Lite and Scarlet Hoy finished off the first part of the match with an 8-1 win over Christina Ton and Nora Sacchi Hulton in No. 3 doubles.
Loyola then went 5-1 in singles, allowing just a No. 4 singles win to Manhattan with Keyser-Baker falling 6-3, 6-3 to Puleo.
Janasek won the No. 1 singles tilt, downing Johnson 6-4, 6-2. In No. 2 singles, Swan defeated Valenzuela 6-3, 6-3 and Johnson won her tilt against Ton 6-2, 6-3.
Lite got past Tsao in No. 5 singles, 6-3, 6-3, and Hoy closed out the match by going 6-0, 6-0 against Hulton Sacchi.
MAAC action continues this weekend with both the men and women taking on Fairfield and Saint Peter's on the road. The teams will face the Stags Saturday afternoon and continue Sunday afternoon in Jersey City, N.J.
Tennis Teams Sweep St. Francis Brooklyn To Open...
Harrison Kunkel delivered a 6-2, 6-2, win at No. 6 singles to provide the winning point for the...
Women In Sports Day Set For January 31
Loyola University Maryland will host a celebration of women and their contributions to, and...
Greyhounds Claim Three Singles, One Doubles...
John Ferruzzi, Blest Jones and Nicole Eberle all won singles titles, and Ania Krawiec and Amanda ...
Women's Tennis Fares Well At Saint Joe's...
Emily Hughes reached the No. 2 singles flight semifinals and two doubles teams earned spots in...
$3.2 Million Gift To Fund Tennis Center In...
Loyola University Maryland has received a $3.2 million anonymous gift to fund a new tennis...
Tennis Finishes Play At Navy, Saint Joseph's
The Loyola University Maryland men's and women's tennis teams wrapped up competition Sunday at a ...
Tennis Wraps Up Weekend At Towson, Villanova...
The Loyola University Maryland men's tennis team competed last weekend at the Villanova...
Bejian, Shanbrom Advance To Doubles Flight Final
Matthew Bejian and Max Shanbrom advanced to the Flight "B" Doubles Final of the Bucknell...
Wednesday, Mar 11 EVENT LOCATION TIME COVERAGE Shepherd - Men Butler Courts 2:30 PM Saturday, Mar 14 EVENT LOCATION TIME COVERAGE La Salle Butler Courts 11:00 AM Sunday, Mar 15 EVENT LOCATION TIME COVERAGE Hofstra Butler Courts 11:00 AM Coppin State Butler Courts 4:00 PM Wednesday, Mar 18 EVENT LOCATION TIME COVERAGE Morgan State Baltimore, Md. 2:30 PM Friday, Mar 20 EVENT LOCATION TIME COVERAGE Holy Cross West Point, N.Y. 3:00 PM