Diplomats Down Ithaca

Diplomats Down Ithaca

ORLANDO, Pa. - A perfect 6-0 singles mark paced Franklin & Marshall's women's tennis team in a 7-2 win over Ithaca on Tuesday in Florida.

The Diplomats improved to 1-3 on the year while the Bombers fell to 1-3. 

By the Numbers 

F&M was impressive during singles play with four straight-set sweeps. Gavriel Rubenstein bounced back from a narrow loss in her first frame to claim the next two, including a 10-2 tally in the super tiebreaker.

The Results

Doubles competition
1. Brianna Ruback/Caroline Dunn (ITHACA_W) def. Allison Wolters/Gavriel Rubenstein (FMCW) 8-7 (7-3)
2. Sara Steinberg/Jane Alkhazov (ITHACA_W) def. Caroline Ulrich/Marissa Witmer (FMCW) 8-7 (8-6)
3. Lauren Wang/Alex D'Angelo (FMCW) def. No player/No player (ITHACA_W), by forfeit

Singles competition
1. Allison Wolters (FMCW) def. Brianna Ruback (ITHACA_W) 6-2, 6-0
2. Gavriel Rubenstein (FMCW) def. Caroline Dunn (ITHACA_W) 6-7 (8-10), 6-4, 1-0 (10-2)
3. Emma Wu (FMCW) def. Sara Steinberg (ITHACA_W) 6-4, 6-3
4. Lauren Wang (FMCW) def. Jane Alkhazov (ITHACA_W) 6-4, 6-3
5. Alex D'Angelo (FMCW) def. Rel Klein (ITHACA_W) 6-0, 6-1
6. Marissa Witmer (FMCW) def. No player (ITHACA_W), by forfeit

Up Next 

Spring break concludes for F&M tomorrow against Ohio Wesleyan at noon.