F&M Upends Wilkes

F&M Upends Wilkes

HERSHEY, Pa. – Franklin & Marshall's women's tennis team downed regional-foe Wilkes by a 6-3 score on Sunday night at the Hershey Racquet Club.

The non-conference win improved the Diplomats, who are ranked No. 15 in the Atlantic South Region, to 6-4 while the Colonels (ranked No. 18 in Atlantic South) dropped to 6-3. 

By the Numbers 

Securing a 2-1 edge after doubles play, F&M sealed the match with a strong effort at the top of its singles order. The Diplomats won each of the top three spots in the order, including Allison Wolters' dominant 6-1, 6-0 straight set win at No. 1 

The Results

Doubles competition
1. Allison Wolters/Sarah Haas (FMCW) def. Jordan Vasarkovy/Dana Saliyev (WUWT) 8-3
2. F. Varela-Seri/Laura Zielinski (WUWT) def. Gavriel Rubenstein/Stefana Vujinovic (FMCW) 8-4
3. Emma Wu/Marissa Witmer (FMCW) def. Erin Volutza/Dagney Markle (WUWT) 8-4

Singles competition
1. Allison Wolters (FMCW) def. Jordan Vasarkovy (WUWT) 6-1, 6-0
2. Sarah Haas (FMCW) def. F. Varela-Seri (WUWT) 7-5, 7-6 (7-5)
3. Emma Wu (FMCW) def. Dana Saliyev (WUWT) 6-0, 7-6 (7-3)
4. Erin Volutza (WUWT) def. Alex Collins (FMCW) 4-6, 7-6, 1-0 (10-6)
5. Laura Zielinski (WUWT) def. Stefana Vujinovic (FMCW) 6-3, 6-2
6. Alex D'Angelo (FMCW) def. Brittany Stanton (WUWT) 6-7, 6-4, 1-0 (10-8) 

Up Next

F&M returns to the courts on Tuesday, traveling to Gettysburg for a 4:00 p.m. contest.