Final Score: Army 5 | St. Bonaventure 2
Location: West Point, N.Y.
Team Records: St. Bonaventure 2-6 | Army 5-7
The Short Story:
The St. Bonaventure women's tennis team fought hard against the Army Black Knights Saturday afternoon, but would come up short falling by a score of 5-2.
The Bonnies would get off to a good start when Marisa Brossard and Mara Martinez-Santori won their doubles match by a score of 8-7. St. Bonaventure would go on to lose the final two doubles matches to drop the point. In the Singles portion of the match the Bonnies would try to make a comeback winning their first two singles matches when both Fatya Amiri and Brossard were victorious. The Bonnies however could not keep the momentum going dropping the final four matches resulting in the 5-2 defeat.
Marisa Brossard / Mara Martinez-Santori (SBU) def. Eva Sung / Hannah Dahlem; (8-7)
Nancy Porter / Julian Mok (Army) def. Mariam Skhirtladze / Dominique Mortier; (8-2)
Haley O'Connor / Taler Brazell (Army) def. Fatya Amiri / Francesca Chin; (8-3)
Fatya Amiri (SBU) def. Eva Sung; (6-7, 6-2, 2-1) Default
Marisa Brossard (SBU) def. Haley O'Connor; (6-2, 6-2)
Hannah Dahlem (Army) def. Mara Martinez-Santori; (6-3, 6-2)
Victoria Falk (Army) def. Mariam Skhirtladze; (6-2, 4-6, 6-3)
Allyson Hayley (Army) def. Dominique Mortier; (6-1, 7-6)
Bridget Guenard (Army) def. Francesca Chin; (3-0) Default
The Bonnies will return to action next weekend Saturday February 28th when they will host Slippery Rock at the St. Bonaventure Tennis Center. Start time for that match is slated for 2:00 pm.