October 7, 2010

Rams Defeat NYU-Poly at USTA National Tennis Center

Rams Defeat NYU-Poly at USTA National Tennis Center

Farmingdale State - 6, NYU-Poly - 3




Flushing, N.Y. - The Farmingdale State women's tennis team picked up their second victory of the season with a 6-3 win over conference opponent NYU-Poly (1-7, 0-5 Skyline) on Thursday night at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Flushing, N.Y.

The Rams (2-6, 1-5) held a 2-1 advantage after doubles play, before winning four sets at 3rd, 4th, 5th and 6th singles to secure the conference win.

Sophomores Regina Cane (Lindenhurst, N.Y./Lindenhurst) and Laura Earlie (Moriches, N.Y./William Floyd) won convincingly at #2 doubles, 8-1, to improve their season doubles record to 4-3.

The Rams will now host Yeshiva University on Tuesday, October 12th at 8:00 p.m. in their final Skyline match of the regular season.

 

Singles competition
1. Zeig, Ariel (NYUPOLYW) def. Cane, Regina (FSCW) 6-3, 7-5
2. Weldon, Stephanie (NYUPOLYW) def. Josma, Vanessa (FSCW) 6-1, 6-4
3. Pendergrast, Jamie (FSCW) def. Sandora, Rebecca (NYUPOLYW) 6-3, 6-0
4. Earlie, Laura (FSCW) def. Burbrink, Kelly (NYUPOLYW) 6-0, 6-0
5. Clarke, Simonette (FSCW) def. Griffis, Tiffany (NYUPOLYW) 6-0, 6-1
6. de la Cruz, Nairobi (FSCW) def. Huang, Yenyu (NYUPOLYW) 2-6, 6-4, 10-3
 
Doubles competition
1. Zeig, Ariel/Weldon, Stephanie (NYUPOLYW) def. Josma, Vanessa/Pendergrast, Jamie (FSCW) 8-4
2. Cane, Regina/Earlie, Laura (FSCW) def. Sandora, Rebecca/Burbrink, Kelly (NYUPOLYW) 8-1
3. Clarke, Simonette/de la Cruz, Nairobi (FSCW) def. Huang, Yenyu/Phillips, Stephanie (NYUPOLYW) 8-0
 
Match Notes
Farmingdale State 2-6, 1-5 Skyline
NYU-Poly 1-7, 0-5 Skyline

 

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