Blue Jays Sweep Diplomats

Blue Jays Sweep Diplomats

BALTIMORE, Md, - No. 13 Johns Hopkins shut out visiting Franklin & Marshall, 9-0, on Friday night in Centennial Conference (CC) women's tennis action. The Blue Jays improve to 7-1, 5-0 CC while the Diplomats fell to 0-9 and 0-3 CC.

Hailey Hogan and Nandita Krishnan defeated Valeri Harteg and Anya Sahaydacjny by an 8-1 score in no. 1 doubles action. Brooke Pottish and Carolyn Warren rolled to an 8-0 win at second over Chelsea Bush and Shannon Littlefield. Courtney Boger and Abby Clark, won by an identical 8-0 score at third over Kelly Mehr and Meryl Schulman.

Krishnan lost just one game en route to a 6-1, 6-0 over Sahaydacjny in no. 1 singles action. Ariel Several turned in the same score at second, beating Harteg, 6-0, 6-1. Yoko Hirase dropped just two games in a 6-2, 6-0 win over Littlefield at third. Boger won 12 straight games at fourth to beat Katherine Sutton, 6-0, 6-0. The matches at fifth and sixth were played in pro sets.  Vanessa Charubhumi beat Victoria Lussier 8-2 at fifth and Lauren Fields won 8-1 at sixth over Bush.

F&M returns tomorrow at Haverford for a 12:00 p.m. match.

#13 Johns Hopkins 9, Franklin & Marshall 0
Apr 01, 2011 at Baltimore, MD (Green Spring Racket Club)

Singles competition
1. Nandita Krishnan (JHUW) def. Anya Sahaydacjny (F&M) 6-1, 6-0
2. Ariel Several (JHUW) def. Valeri Harteg (F&M) 6-0, 6-1
3. Yoko Hirase (JHUW) def. Shannon Littlefield (F&M) 6-2, 6-0
4. Courtney Boger (JHUW) def. Katherine Sutton (F&M) 6-0, 6-0
5. Vanessa Charubhumi (JHUW) def. Victoria Lussier (F&M) 8-2
6. Lauren Fields (JHUW) def. Chelsea Bush (F&M) 8-1

Doubles competition
1. Hailey Hogan/Nandita Krishnan (JHUW) def. Valeri Harteg/Anya Sahaydacjny (F&M) 8-1
2. Brooke Pottish/Carolyn Warren (JHUW) def. Chelsea Bush/Shannon Littlefield (F&M) 8-0
3. Courtney Boger/Abby Clark (JHUW) def. Kelly Mehr/Meryl Schulman (F&M) 8-0

Match Notes
Franklin & Marshall 0-9 (0-3 CC)
Johns Hopkins 7-1 (5-0 CC); National ranking #13; Regional ranking #4