ST. BONAVENTURE, N.Y. – The St. Bonaventure University women's tennis team fell at home to Bucknell, 5-2, on Saturday morning.
In No. 6 singles, Lauren Doversola picked up a strong win in three sets against her opponent. Doversola took the first set, 6-4, dropped the second set and then rallied to take the third set, 10-7, giving her the edge.
In No. 2 singles and No. 5 singles, Gabriella Bowe and Kahlei Reisinger both lost tough matches in three sets. Bowe won the second set 6-3 and Reisinger won her first set 6-2 in their respective matches. Bowe lost, 6-2, 3-6, 6-3 and Reisinger fell, 2-6, 6-4, 10-7.
In No. 1 doubles, Mara Martinez-Santori and Gabriella Bowe defeated their opponents 6-2 and in No. 2 doubles, Clara Herberts and Kahlei Reisinger defeated their opponents 6-3. The two victories gave the Bonnies the doubles point.
With the defeat, St. Bonaventure falls to 2-7 with their next match coming on Sunday, Feb. 19, at the St. Bonaventure Fitness Center as they play host to Binghamton University with the match set to begin at 12:00 p.m.
No. 1 - Michele Urbinati (BUCK) def. Mara Martinez-Santori (SBU): 7-5, 6-1
No. 2 – Lauren Fishbein (BUCK) def. Gabriella Bowe (SBU): 6-2, 3-6, 6-3
No. 3 – Paige Leavy (BUCK) def. Clara Herberts (SBU): 6-2, 6-4
No. 4 – Madeline Melch (BUCK) def. Dominique Mortier (SBU): 6-4, 6-3
No. 5 – Melissa Parks (BUCK) def. Kahlei Reisinger (SBU): 2-6, 6-4, 10-7
No. 6 – Lauren Doversola (SBU) def. Danielle Gannon (BUCK): 6-4, 3-6, 10-7
No. 1 – Mara Martinez-Santori/Gabriella Bowe (SBU) def. Michelle Urbinati/Lauren Fishbein (BUCK): 6-2
No. 2 – Clara Herberts/Kahlei Reisinger (SBU) def. Emile Bush/Paige Leavy (BUCK): 6-3
No. 3 – Danielle Gannon/Melissa Parks (BUCK) def. Dominique Mortier/Lauren Doversola (SBU): 6-2