COLCHESTER, Vt. - Nine different Saint Michael's College women's tennis players picked up wins as the Purple Knights downed the State University of New York at Plattsburgh, 8-1, on Wednesday at the SMC Tennis Courts. The victory came three days after eight different players won in a triumph at Franklin Pierce University.
- Saint Michael's (2-2), SUNY Plattsburgh (4-2)
SAINT MICHAEL'S LEADERS
- Junior Abby Ramsay (Bedford, N.H./Bedford), 2 wins
- Senior Katie Costa (Old Saybrook, Conn./Old Saybrook Senior), 1 win
- Senior Margaret de Pont (Norton, Mass./Bishop Feehan), 1 win
- Senior Anna Schneider (Westbrook, Conn./Westbrook), 1 win
- Junior Caroline Sumner (Needham, Mass./Needham), 1 win
- Sophomore Melissa Wood (Stratham, N.H./Exeter), 1 win
- First-year Abby Edelmann (Boxford, Mass./Masconomet Regional), 1 win (first of career)
- First-year Brittany Katz (Ballston Lake, N.Y./Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake), 1 win
- First-year Elly McKenna (Lowell, Mass./Lowell Catholic), 1 win
- Nine different Purple Knights picked up wins.
- Third win in as many years against SUNY Plattsburgh.
- Ramsay and Sumner claimed a 6-1 win at No. 1 doubles to start the scoring.
- Costa and Schneider combined for a 6-2 victory in the second spot. Schneider was Costa's fourth different partner in as many matches this season, as Costa is now 3-1 in the discipline.
- The Purple Knights nearly swept doubles, but junior Autumn Tamlyn (Silver Bay, N.Y./Queensbury) and first-year Annie Serkes (Garden City, N.Y./Sacred Heart Academy) lost a narrow 7-5 decision from the third position in Tamlyn's college debut.
- Five Purple Knights won in straight sets during singles, while Edelmann won in a pro-set.
- Ramsay dropped just one game at No. 1, while de Pont, Wood and Katz won all but two games at No. 2, 3 and 4, respectively.
- McKenna netted a 6-3, 6-1 triumph in her collegiate singles debut, appearing at No. 6.
- Edelmann followed suit by making her first singles appearance, locking down a 9-7 win in the fifth spot as the final singles match to finish.
NEXT SAINT MICHAEL'S MATCH
- Tuesday at American International College, 3:30 p.m.