September 17, 2011

Assumption Women's Tennis Team Places Fourth in WGCDT

Newport, R.I. (September, 17) -- Assumption College place fourth in the Women's Grass Court Doubles Tournament on Saturday.

The Hounds best finish came in Flight B, Assumption College's Abby Blaisdell (Lewiston, Maine/Lewiston) and Erica Micciche (Framingham, Mass./Framingham), 8-4, were defeated by the Holy Cross pair of Carolyn Chandley and Emily Marr in the final.

In Flight C, the Hounds pair of Marissa Charles (Mystic, Conn./Saint Bernard) and Meghan Hall (Pembroke, Mass./Notre Dame) lost in the semi-final, after defeating a pair for Salve Regina in the quarters, 8-4.

In Flight A, an Assumption pair of Paige Gilet (Chelmsford, Mass./Chelmsford) and Christine Lyons (Holden, Mass/Worcester Academy) lost in the quarterfinals to Johnson & Wales.

The Hounds finished with seven points, good for fourth place out of seven teams.

Assumption plays its next match on September 22 against Bentley at 3:30 p.m. in Waltham.