LANCASTER, Pa. – Meredith Lackey and Dana Russo earned Franklin & Marshall’s only wins as the women’s tennis team fell to Haverford 7-2. The Diplomats now sit at 5-3, 1-1 CC and the Fords evened their record to 3-3, 1-1 CC.
Lackey defeated Helen Fisun in three sets by scores of 6-3, 4-6, 6-3. Russo won a 7-5, 6-2 match over Jaclyn Porter. Valeri Harteg took Katie Drooyan into three sets, but fell short 6-3, 4-6, 7-5.
Lackey and Russo were edged in doubles by Katie Wettick and Jaclyn Porter 9-7. Katie Ertel and Shannon Littlefield were topped by Drooyan and Celia Tong.
The Diplomats travel to Ursinus on April 1 for a 3:30 pm match-up.
Haverford College 7 vs Franklin & Marshall 2
1. Katie Wettick (HAVWTN) def. Danielle Weiner (F&M) 6-2, 6-2
2. Meredith Lackey (F&M) def. Helen Fisun (HAVWTN) 6-3, 4-6, 6-3
3. Dana Russo (F&M) def. Jaclyn Porter (HAVWTN) 7-5, 6-2
4. Katie Drooyan (HAVWTN) def. Valeri Harteg (F&M) 6-3, 4-6, 7-5
5. Fumiko Shogase (HAVWTN) def. Katie Ertel (F&M) 6-3, 6-3
6. Sarah Gibson (HAVWTN) def. Victoria Balonik (F&M) 6-2, 6-0
1. Katie Wettick/Jaclyn Porter (HAVWTN) def. Meredith Lackey/Dana Russo (F&M) 9-7
2. Fumiko Shogase/Helen Fisun (HAVWTN) def. Danielle Weiner/Valeri Harteg (F&M) 8-2
3. Katie Drooyan/Celia Tong (HAVWTN) def. Katie Ertel/Shannon Littlefield (F&M) 9-7
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