September 21, 2008

Women's Tennis Competes in Fall Tourney

LANCASTER, Pa. - Shannon Littlefield and Jordan Homer won two matches as a doubles team to lead the Franklin & Marshall women's tennis team at their fall tournament this weekend.

Littlefield and Homer advanced to the quarterfinals with an 8-3 win over Sarah Gibson and Sarita Kapadia of Haverford. The duo fell in their next match, but bounced back to pickup an 8-1 victory over Liz Crooks and Liz Gallo of Haverford in the consolation round.

In singles competition, Erica Wood and Ally Warshaver each earned a win for the Diplomats. Wood defeated Katie Drooyan of Haverford 6-4, 6-0 and Warshaver tallied an 8-2 win over Carla Cox in the consolation bracket.

F&M returns to action on Oct. 3 at Mary Washington for the ITA Tournament.