October 9, 2010

Paige Gilet leads women's tennis past Franklin Pierce

Assumption 5, Franklin Pierce 4
    RINDGE, NH --- Freshman PAIGE GILET (Chelmsford, MA/Chelmsford) won both her singles match and her doubles match to lead Assumption College women’s tennis past Franklin Pierce University, 5-4, in a marathon Northeast-10 Conference match here SATURDAY.
    Gilet won her No. 4 singles match outlasting Raven senior LAUREN SMILOVICH (Meriden, CT/Sacred Heart), 6-7 (6-8), 6-2, 7-6 (7-4).  She then teamed with senior captain GRACE FOX (Warwick, RI/Toll Gate) to win at No. 2 doubles over Smilovich and junior DREW ALEXANDER (Long Beach, NY/Long Beach), 8-4.
    The Greyhounds, now 1-2 overall and 1-2 in the conference, will play at Merrimack SUNDAY, at New Haven MONDAY in conference matches and then host Nichols College FRIDAY.  Franklin Pierce is now 0-5 and 0-5 and hosts conference rival Bentley TUESDAY.

Singles results:
    1. Franklin Pierce, KAITLIN KROLIKOWSKI def. Assumption, ERICA MICCICHE (Framingham, MA/Framingham), 5-7, 6-0, 6-1
    2. Franklin Pierce, NASTASHA MC CARTHY def. Assumption, GRACE FOX, 6-1, 6-1
    3. Franklin Pierce, SUZANA DERONJIC def. Assumption, MEGHAN HALL, 6-4, 6-4
    4. Assumption, PAIGE GILET def. Franklin Pierce, LAUREN SMILOVICH, 6-7 (6-8), 6-2, 7-6 (7-4)
    5. Franklin Pierce, DREW ALEXANDER def. Rahal (ASM), 6-2, 6-1
    6. Assumption, CHRISTIE MALANGA def. Franklin Pierce, AMY CARPENTIER, 6-2, 6-3
Doubles results:
    1. Assumption, MICCICHE and HALL def. Franklin Pierce, Kaitlin KROLIKOWSKI and MC CARTHY, 8-5
    2. Assumption, FOX and GILET def. Franklin Pierce, Lauren SMILOVICH and ALEXANDER, 8-4
    3. Assumption, ALEXANDRA RAHAL and ALLIE PLACK def. Franklin Pierce, DERONJIC and MARIAMA BONETTI, 8-4