Sep 25, 2010
FREDERICKSBURG, Va. - Five Franklin & Marshall women's tennis players represented the Diplomats at the ITA Southeast Regionals hosted by Mary Washington this weekend.
Valeri Harteg and Megan Cohen defeated Meredith's Betty Edwards and Mary Lawrence Newton in the quarterfinals 8-6. In the semifinals they could not get passed Swarthmore's Stephanie Chia and Katie Samuelson who defeated them 8-4.
In singles actions Kelly Mehr advanced out of the first round winning over Gloria Bowman 6-4, 6-4. In the semifinals Mehr was defeated by Swarthmore's Brooke Wilkins 6-3, 6-1.
The ITA Regional's conclude Franklin & Marshall's fall portion of their schedule. Following the winter, the Diplomats return to the courts March 26 at home against Washington College.