Martinez-Santori and Bowe Win Doubles Match in Bonnies Women's Tennis Loss to Saint Francis (Pa.)

Martinez-Santori and Bowe Win Doubles Match in Bonnies Women's Tennis Loss to Saint Francis (Pa.)

ST. BONAVENTURE, N.Y. – The St. Bonaventure University women's tennis team earned the doubles point but ultimately fell to Saint Francis (Pa.), 5-2, on Saturday afternoon at the St. Bonaventure Fitness Center.

Mara Martinez-Santori and Gabriella Bowe teamed up and defeated their opponents in No. 1 doubles, 6-3. The Bonnies then took the No. 3 doubles win by default, and were awarded the doubles point.

With the win, Martinez-Santori and Bowe have won two straight as a pair and five total so far this spring.

St. Bonaventure received another point by default in No. 6 singles to serve as the second and final St. Bonaventure point of the afternoon.

Martinez-Santori gave her No. 1 singles opponent a tough match as she forced three sets.

Kahlei Reisinger also forced three sets, nearly claiming the victory in set three but falling, 10-6, in the No. 5 spot.

Up next, the Bonnies will take on UW Milwaukee at Akron on Friday, and then return home to face Atlantic 10 rival Dayton on Saturday.

Doubles
No. 1) Mara Martinez-Santori/Gabriella Bowe (SBU) def. Miller/Gutierrez (SF): 6-3
No. 2) Bode/Seigford (SF) def. Kahlei Reisinger/Clara Herberts: 6-4
No. 3) Francesca Chin/Nicole Kozinski (SBU): DEF

Singles
No. 1) Seigford (SF) def. Mara Martinez-Santori (SBU): 6-4, 4-6, 6-1
No. 2) Gutierrez (SF) def. Gabriella Bowe (SBU): 6-3, 3-6, 6-2
No. 3) Miller (SF) def. Clara Herberts (SBU): 6-4, 6-3
No. 4) Bode (SF) def. Dominique Mortier (SBU): 6-1, 6-2
No. 5) Dunleavy (SF) def. Kahlei Reisinger (SBU): 6-4, 2-6, 10-6
No. 6) Lauren Doversola (SBU): DEF