March 27, 2012

Blue Jays Top Diplomats

LANCASTER, Pa. - Franklin & Marshall dropped a 9-0 decision to No. 10 Johns Hopkins in Centennial Conference (CC) women's tennis action on Tuesday. The Diplomats fall to 3-5 (0-2 CC), while the Blue Jays improve to 6-4 (3-0 CC).

At No. 2 doubles, Megan FitzMaurice and Dana Sleeper gave the Hopkins team of Andrea Berlinghof and Macie Wilkins all they could handle, but fell just short, 9-7.

In singles play, FitzMaurice and Julia Fiala provided stiff tests to their opponents at No. 3 and No. 5, respectively. FitzMaurice was defeated by Courtney Boger 6-3, 6-3, while Fiala dropped a 6-4, 6-3 decision to Lauren Fields.

The Diplomats will be back in CC action on Thursday at Muhlenberg at 4:00 pm.

#10 Johns Hopkins 9, Franklin & Marshall 0

Singles competition
1. Kaitlin Pfisterer (JHUW) def. Danielle Weiner (F&M) 6-2, 6-2
2. Andrea Berlinghof (JHUW) def. Anya Sahaydachny (F&M) 5-0, retired
3. Courtney Boger (JHUW) def. Megan FitzMaurice (F&M) 6-3, 6-3
4. Macie Wilkins (JHUW) def. Dana Sleeper (F&M) 6-2, 6-2
5. Lauren Fields (JHUW) def. Julia Fiala (F&M) 6-4, 6-3
6. Carolyn Drogt (JHUW) def. Nina Simic (F&M) 6-2, 6-0
Doubles competition
1. Courtney Boger/Kaitlin Pfisterer (JHUW) def. Danielle Weiner/Anya Sahaydachny (F&M) 8-0
2. Andrea Berlinghof/Macie Wilkins (JHUW) def. Megan FitzMaurice/Dana Sleeper (F&M) 9-7
3. Carolyn Drogt/Lauren Fields (JHUW) def. Julia Fiala/Nina Simic (F&M) 8-3