F&M Drops Spring Break Opener

F&M Drops Spring Break Opener

ORLANDO, Fla. - Franklin & Marshall's women's tennis team fell short to Millsaps by an 8-1 tally on Monday night in non-conference competition in Florida. 

The Spring Break opener dropped the Diplomats to 0-3 on the year while the Majors improved to 8-2. 

By the Numbers

Emma Wu secured the Diplomats' lone singles win with a come-from-behind 5-7, 6-4, 1-0 (10-5) victory at No. 3 that went to the super tiebreaker set. Millsaps took the other five singles competitions in straight sets.

The Results

Doubles competition
1. Grace Gaskins/Maggie Dabadie (MILW) def. Gavriel Rubenstein/Allison Wolters (FMCW) 8-5
2. Ella Shields/Morris Kelly Clayton (MILW) def. Lauren Wang/Emma Wu (FMCW) 8-1
3. Morgan Jenkins/Jillian Sandoz (MILW) def. Alex D'Angelo/Marissa Witmer (FMCW) 8-6

Singles competition
1. Grace Gaskins (MILW) def. Allison Wolters (FMCW) 6-3, 6-4
2. Ella Shields (MILW) def. Gavriel Rubenstein (FMCW) 6-3, 6-2
3. Emma Wu (FMCW) def. Morgan Jenkins (MILW) 5-7, 6-4, 1-0 (10-5)
4. Marissa Brown (MILW) def. Lauren Wang (FMCW) 6-2, 6-1
5. Jillian Sandoz (MILW) def. Alex D'Angelo (FMCW) 6-4, 6-2
6. Jordyn Kanak (MILW) def. Marissa Witmer (FMCW) 6-1, 6-2

Up Next

F&M returns to the courts today against Ithaca in Orlando, Fla. Action is set to begin at 12:00 p.m.