Women's tennis splits two matches on New York trip

March 28, 2010

Assumption 8, Saint Rose 1

Le Moyne 5, Assumption 4

WORCESTER, Mass. --- Assumption College defeated the College of Saint Rose, 8-1, in Northeast-10 Conference women's tennis action Saturday in Albany, NY. Sunday, Le Moyne College defeated the Greyhounds, 5-4.

Against Saint Rose, the Greyhounds swept the singles matches with sophomore JEN ERICKSON (Simsbury, CT/Simsbury) winning at No. 1 singles and working with freshman ERICA MICCICHE (Framingham, MA/Framingham), who won her No. 2 singles match, to win at No. 1 doubles. Erickson prevailed 6-2, 6-0 over JENNIFER CREGO , while Micciche defeated MISSY LEIGHTON , 6-1, 6-2.

Junior GRACE FOX (Warwick, RI/Toll Gate), sophomore MARISSA CHARLES (Mystic, CT/Saint Bernard), senior CAITLIN HARVEY (Rutland, MA/Wachusett) and freshman ALLIE PLACK (Oakdale, CT/Montville) won at singles three through six respectively.

Against Le Moyne, the Dolphins controlled the match winning at the top three singles spots andtwo of three doubles matches. Charles, Harvey and Plack won their singles matches for the Greyhounds, while the team of Harvey-Plack won at No. 3 doubles.

The Greyhounds, 2-5 overall and 2-4 in the conference, host Merrimack College Tuesday at 3:30 p.m. in the first of six straight home conference matches.

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