Women's Tennis Ends Season with Loss to Regionally-Ranked Southern New Hampshire

Women's Tennis Ends Season with Loss to Regionally-Ranked Southern New Hampshire

COLCHESTER, Vt. - The Saint Michael's College women's tennis team concluded its 2018 season with a 7-0 loss to regionally-ranked Northeast-10 Conference foe Southern New Hampshire University on Saturday during Senior Day in the Tarrant Recreation Center. The Penmen are 10th in the latest Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) East Region poll.

RECORDS

  • Saint Michael's (5-10, 3-8 NE10), Southern New Hampshire (6-6, 5-4 NE10)

SAINT MICHAEL'S LEADERS

MATCH FACTS

  • Seniors Katie Costa (Old Saybrook, Conn./Old Saybrook Senior), Margaret de Pont (Norton, Mass./Bishop Feehan) and Anna Schneider (Westbrook, Conn./Westbrook) were honored as part of Senior Day following their final college match.
  • Purple Knights' season finale.
  • Saint Michael's capped a regular-season-ending five-match homestand.
  • Saint Michael's opposed its second straight regionally-ranked foe, having taken on Adelphi University last Sunday.
  • The Penmen are ranked 10th in the latest Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) East Region poll.

THE ACTION

  • Southern New Hampshire took two of three doubles matches to claim the doubles point for the contest.
  • In the No. 2 position, Sumner and Wood combined for a 6-3 victory over a tandem that had been 6-3 this season entering the match.
  • During singles, junior Abby Ramsay (Bedford, N.H./Bedford) rallied to tie her match before falling in three sets, 6-4, 2-6, 6-4, at No. 1.
  • First-year Brittany Katz (Ballston Lake, N.Y./Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake) put together two close decisions but lost a 7-5, 6-4 contest in the fourth spot.
  • Against a Penman who entered the day 8-3, de Pont took her opening set at No. 2 to a tie-breaker before suffering a 7-6 (7-2), 6-0 loss.