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Women's Tennis Competes At Union Invitational

Holy Cross Athletics   09-10-2017

THE BASICS

  • Tournament: Union College Invitational
  • Location: Schenectady, N.Y.
  • The Lead: Three Crusaders won singles flights at the Union College Invitational on Sept. 9-10 in Schenectady, N.Y.

HOW IT HAPPENED

  • In Flight A singles, junior Allison Reiling won the opening match 6-2, 7-5 before falling in the second round by scores of 6-1, 6-0.
  • Senior Katie Elia won the Flight B singles tournament, winning the first two matches by scores of 6-0, 6-2 and 6-4, 6-2. She then won the championship match by scores of 6-4, 2-6 (10-4).
  • In the Flight C singles tournament, junior Caroline Kam registered three wins to earn the title. After winning the first two rounds by scores of 6-1, 6-0 and 6-3, 6-0; she captured the championship match 6-3, 6-1.
  • Sophomore Eleanor Fulghum came out on top in the Flight D singles tournament, winning the first match 6-1, 6-2 and advancing to the championship after a player withdrew due to illness. Sophomore Emma DeFrancesco also advanced to the Flight D championship, winning the first two rounds at 6-3, 6-2 and 6-2, 6-4. Fulghum won the championship match by scores of 7-6 (4), 6-0.
  • In the Flight A doubles bracket, the team of Reiling and junior Morgan McGuire won their first match 8-3 before falling in the second round 8-3.
  • The pairing of Kam and senior Meghan Lewis won their first match in the Flight B double bracket at 8-2, before falling in the second round by a score of 8-2.

UP NEXT

  • Holy Cross returns to action this Tuesday, Sept. 12, as the Crusaders host Stonehill in Worcester at 4:00 p.m.

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