Women's Tennis Tripped Up at Salve Regina, 7-2

Women's Tennis Tripped Up at Salve Regina, 7-2

NEWPORT, R.I. - Salve Regina University women's tennis won its first Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) match of the season, 7-2, over Curry College.

Series and Streaks
The Seahawks have won four straight against the Colonels, and now lead the overall series, 31-3.

Singles competition
1. Laura Krick (SRU) def. Sidara Cash-Sortwell (CC) 6-0, 6-2
2. Erin Stangel (SRU) def. Alexis Mclea-Perry (CC) 6-1, 6-1
3. Abigail Burke (SRU) def. Stephanie Leblanc (CC) 6-1, 6-1
4. Darcy Carlin (SRU) def. April Miller (CC) 6-2, 6-1
5. Annemarie Haas (SRU) def. Kelsie Merrill (CC) 6-7 (6-8), 6-4, 1-0 (15-13)
6. Alison Daigle (CC) def. Claire Wulfman (SRU) 6-2, 6-2

Doubles competition
1. Laura Krick/Erin Stangel (SRU) def. Sidara Cash-Sortwell/Alexis Mclea-Perry (CC) 8-1
2. Stephanie Leblanc/Kelsie Merrill (CC) def. Abigail Burke/Darcy Carlin (SRU) 8-6
3. Annemarie Haas/Claire Wulfman (SRU) def. Alison Daigle/April Miller (CC) 8-5

Quick Hits

  • Salve Regina took a 2-1 lead after doubles, and had winning decisions in the first four completed singles matches to clinch the victory.
  • Annemarie Haas (Whitinsville, Mass.) had two sets decided by a tiebreaker, including a 15-13 super tiebreak score for the final set at fifth singles.
  • Laura Krick (Groton, Conn.) has a two-match win streak at No. 1 singles on her home court.

Match Notes:
Curry 0-5, 0-3 CCC
Salve Regina 1-3, 1-2 CCC
Order of finish: Doubles (1,3); Singles (2,3,4,1,6,5)
Official: Pam Paquette  T-3:15  A-77

Next Up
Salve Regina hosts Gordon College for a 1 p.m. match on Saturday, while Curry plays at UMass Boston on Friday (3 p.m.).

(Game Recap Courtesy of Salve Regina University Sports Information)