Singles Wins Key Women's Tennis Victory Over The Mount
TOWSON, Md. - Loyola University Maryland women’s tennis split a pair of matches Sunday at the Tiger Fall Classic, beating Mount St. Mary’s University, 3-2, after falling 4-1 to Morgan State University.
Lin Robertson scored a No. 1 singles win against Mount St. Mary’s, defeating the Mountaineers Sruthi Kamprath, 6-1, 6-2. Chloe Boustany and Julie Clark were singles winners, too, claiming three-set victories at No. 3 and No. 4, respectively.
Boustany downed Emma Blake, 6-2, 3-6, (11-9), and Clark was a 6-4, 4-6, (10-8), winner against Megan Smith. Mount St. Mary’s used a super-tiebreaker third set to clip Alexandria Agee, 4-6, 6-4, (10-5), at No. 2. Loyola’s Kateri Martin and Amanda Lanciano fell in doubles action, 6-2, 6-1, to Alexa Quintanilla and Megan Gamble.
Against Morgan State in the morning match, Lanciano scored the Loyola women's tennis team's lone point a the senior rallied to defeat Kayla Price after a first set loss, 4-6, 7-6 (4), (10-5).
Morgan State's Danielle Thompson won at No. 1 singles, turning back Martin, 6-3, 6-1, and Peggy Rooke was a three-set winner over Robertson, 1-6, 5-7, (10-7), at No. 3. Asmara Faluke topped Agee, 6-2, 6-0, at No. 4.
In doubles play, Loyola's Boustany and Granato fell, 7-5, 6-3, to Oriane Yehouneou and Dana Santiago.
The Greyhounds women are back in action next weekend when they travel to Emmitsburg, Maryland, for the Mount St. Mary’s Invitational beginning on Friday.