Diplomats Fall to Washington

Diplomats Fall to Washington

LANCASTER, PA -  The Washington College women's tennis team won the top two spots in doubles and top five spots in singles en route to a 7-2 Centennial Conference (CC) victory over Franklin & Marshall Saturday afternoon. The Diplomats fell to 5-5 (1-3 CC) while the Shorewomen improved to 7-2 (3-1 CC) with the win.

In singles, Victoria Balonik downed Kelsey Mills, 6-0, 6-0. Finnegan rolled to a 6-0, 6-0, win against Lackey at No. 1 singles, while Marshall beat Weiner at No. 2 after leading, 5-2, in the first set. Foster bested Russo, 6-3, 6-3, at No. 3, while McNicol topped Harteg, 6-3, 6-1, at No. 4 and Cohen defeated Ertel, 6-4, 6-4, at No. 5.

In doubles, F&M picked up its first point of the match at No. 3 where Balonik and Katie Ertel downed Kat Cohen and Mills, 8-4, at No. 3. Jordan Finnegan and Brittany Marshall posted an 8-6 victory over Meredith Lackey and Dana Russo at No. 1, while Kellie Foster and Campbell McNicol topped Valeri Harteg and Danielle Weiner, 8-5, at No. 2.

F&M won at No. 6 as Balonik downed Mills, 6-0, 6-0. Finnegan rolled to a 6-0, 6-0, win against Lackey at No. 1 singles, while Marshall beat Weiner at No. 2 after leading, 5-2, in the first set. Foster bested Russo, 6-3, 6-3, at No. 3, while McNicol topped Harteg, 6-3, 6-1, at No. 4 and Cohen defeated Ertel, 6-4, 6-4, at No. 5.

 

Washington 7, Franklin & Marshall 2

Apr. 3, 2010 at Lancaster, Pa.

 

Singles competition

1. Jordan Finnegan (WC) def. Meredith Lackey (F&M) 6-0, 6-0

2. Brittany Marshall (WC) def. Danielle Weiner (F&M) 5-2, retired

3. Kellie Foster (WC) def. Dana Russo (F&M) 6-3, 6-3

4. Campbell McNicol (WC) def. Valeri Harteg (F&M) 6-3, 6-1

5. Kat Cohen (WC) def. Katie Ertel (F&M) 6-4, 6-4

6. Victoria Balonik (F&M) def. Kelsey Mills (WC) 6-0, 6-0

 

Doubles competition

1. Brittany Marshall/Jordan Finnegan (WC) def. Meredith Lackey/Dana Russo (F&M) 8-6

2. Campbell McNicol/Kellie Foster (WC) def. Valeri Harteg/Danielle Weiner (F&M) 8-5

3. Katie Ertel/Victoria Balonik (F&M) def. Kat Cohen/Kelsey Mills (WC) 8-4

 

Match Notes

Washington College 7-2, 3-1 CC; Regional ranking #9

Franklin & Marshall 5-5, 1-3 CC; Regional ranking #15

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