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Navy Defeats Women's Tennis, 4-0, In Patriot League Quarterfinals
April 18, 2014
LEWISBURG, Pa. - The U.S. Naval Academy won the doubles' point and then took three singles matches in straight sets to defeat the sixth-seeded Loyola University Maryland women's tennis team, 4-0, in the Patriot League Quarterfinals Friday afternoon at Bucknell University.
The third-seeded Midshipmen went up 1-0 in the match after Mikaela Carlson and Noelle Kaufmann edged Megan Hahn and Olivia Ott, 8-7 (7-5), at No. 1 doubles. Earlier, Erin Snook and Katie Porter beat Katelyn Hissong and Ania Krawiec, 8-1, in the No. 2 match.
Porter opened singles action with a 6-1, 6-4 victory over Tiffany Ash at No. 6, and Gabby Winter picked up a 6-4, 6-4 No. 4 singles win over Ott, and Sam Droop clinched the match with a 7-5, 6-2 victory over Krawiec at No. 3.
Megan Hahn was leading Snook, 6-3, 5-5, in the No. 1 singles match when the match was called. Haleigh Morgus took a set from Darien Sears at No. 2, winning the second set 6-1 after dropping the first, 6-0, but Sears was leading the third, 5-2, when it was also called.
Navy 4, Loyola 0