Diplomats Drop Red Devils

Diplomats Drop Red Devils

LANCASTER, Pa. – Franklin & Marshall earned its seventh-straight win with a 7-2 victory against Dickinson on Wednesday evening at Brooks Tennis Center in Centennial Conference (CC) women's tennis competition. 

The Diplomats improved to 8-2, 4-0 CC with the victory while the Red Devils fell to 1-6, 0-3 CC.

By the Numbers 

Each of F&M's three doubles teams extended their win streaks to six-consecutive contests to send the Diplomats into singles action with a 3-0 edge. Four of the six singles competitions were decided in straight sets with three going F&M's way. 

With a victory at No. 1, Allison Wolters now holds a team-high eight-match winning streak. F&M is now 38-8 all time against Dickinson. 

The Results 

Doubles Competition

1. Allison Wolters/Nicole Russo (FMCW) def. Joana Nunes/Madison Parks (DCW) 8-5

2. Sarah Haas/C.J. Rummelsburg (FMCW) def. Lauren Altschuler/Olivia Shea (DCW) 9-7

3. Gavriel Rubenstein/Allysan Breece (FMCW) def. Lydia Fox/Elisa Varletta (DCW) 8-1 

Singles Competition

1. Allison Wolters (FMCW) def. Lauren Altschuler (DCW) 6-3, 7-6 (7-4)

2. Joana Nunes (DCW) def. Nicole Russo (FMCW) 6-3, 4-6, 1-0 (11-9)

3. Madison Parks (DCW) def. Sarah Haas (FMCW) 6-4, 6-1

4. C.J. Rummelsburg (FMCW) def. Olivia Shea (DCW) 6-4, 6-1

5. Gavriel Rubenstein (FMCW) def. Lydia Fox (DCW) 6-4, 6-0

6. Alex Collins (FMCW) def. Elisa Varletta (DCW) 6-1, 6-0

Up Next

The Diplomats look to keep rolling in CC play by traveling to Haverford on Saturday for a noon match.