Women’s Tennis Grounds Bentley, 6-1

Women’s Tennis Grounds Bentley, 6-1

BOX SCORE 

When and Where: September 20, 2018 – Hooksett, N.H. (SNHU Tennis Courts at Penmen Stadium)
Score: Southern New Hampshire University 6, Bentley University 1
Records:
 SNHU 2-2 (1-1 NE10), Bentley 1-1 (0-1 NE10)

Senior Rachel Wagner (Framingham, Mass.) did not drop a game all day, as she won both her matches to help the Southern New Hampshire University women's tennis team to a 6-1 victory over Bentley University on Thursday afternoon at the SNHU Tennis Courts at Penmen Stadium.

STANDOUT PERFORMERS

  • Wagner was a 6-0, 6-0 winner against Courtney Flynn at No. 4 singles and also teamed with freshman Alexxa Etienne (Bayamon, Puerto Rico) for a 6-0 win at No. 2 doubles against Flynn and Evann Welty.

HOW IT HAPPENED

  • Seniors Anna Sala (Matadepera, Spain) and Sofia Morais (Porto, Portugal) matched Wagner and Etienne with a 6-0 triumph of their own over Hannah Fabianski and Katie Tynan at No. 1 singles to clinch SNHU the doubles point.
  • Freshman Elizabeth Dwyer (Cutchogue, N.Y.) and junior Phebe Hall (Bennington, Vt.) added a 6-2 victory at No. 3 doubles against Morgan Kreiss and Cindy Luo for good measure.
  • Etienne started out singles by downing Tynan, 6-0, 6-2 at No. 3, before Dwyer rolled past Kreiss, 6-0, 6-0 at No. 5 singles to make it 3-0.
  • Wagner clinched the match with her No. 4 singles victory, with Morais posting a 6-0, 6-3 win at No. 2 against Welty.
  • Sala pulled out a tough 6-3, 5-7, 10-5 win against Fabianski at No. 1 to push the lead to 6-1 before Bentley would salvage a point with a victory at No. 6.

NOTES

  • The doubles victory for Hall was her first win in a Penmen uniform.

UP NEXT

  • The Penmen are back in action Saturday, Sept. 22 (11 a.m.) when they play host to the University of New Haven.

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