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Women's Tennis Opens Spring Season With Victory Over Loyola (MD)

Women's Tennis Opens Spring Season With Victory Over Loyola (MD)

ANNAPOLIS, MD – The St. Bonaventure University women's tennis team went 1-1 in the opening weekend of the 2020 spring season, defeating Loyola (MD), 4-3, Friday evening.

The Bonnies were defeated by Navy Saturday afternoon to close the weekend.

Friday against the Greyhounds, the Bonnies earned the doubles points after winning at the top two positions. Penelope Abreu and Andrea Roque teamed up for a victory over Kateri Martin and Abigail Thornton, 6-4. Emily Stanley and Amara Young paired up for a win at the No. 2 flight against Lin Robertson and Alexandria Agee, 6-3, to secure the double point.

The Bonnies carried momentum into singles play with freshman Amelia Haley earning the first victory at the No. 2 flight, defeating Thornton in straight sets, 7-5, 6-4. Abreu was the next to win at the top position, taking down Martin in three sets, 4-6, 6-2, 10-4.

With the match tied at 3-3 in the team score, Stanley needed a win at the No. 5 position and win is what she did. Stanley bested Sandra Aguirre in three sets, 7-5, 5-7, 10-8, securing the victory for the Bonnies.

Saturday against Navy, the Bonnies were defeated 7-0.

The Bonnies are back in action Saturday, Jan. 25 on the road at UMass. That match is scheduled to begin at 1:00 p.m.

RESULTS
Bonnies 4, Loyola (MD) 3
Singles
1. Penelope Abreu (SBU) def. Kateri Martin (LOY) 4-6, 6-2, 10-4
2. Amelia Haley (SBU) def. Abigail Thornton (LOY) 7-5, 6-4
3. Abby Decker (LOY) def. Amara Young (SBU) 5-7, 2-2, retired.
4. Lin Robertson (LOY) def. Andrea Roque (SBU) 6-4, 6-2
5. Emily Stanley (SBU) def. Sandra Aguirre (LOY) 7-5, 5-7, 10-8
6. Alexandria Agee (LOY) def. Kahlei Reisinger (SBU) 6-2, 6-2

Doubles
1. Penelope Abreu/Andrea Roque (SBUW) def. Kateri Martin/Abigail Thornton (LOYOLA) 6-4
2. Emily Stanley/Amara Young (SBUW) def. Lin Robertson/Alexandria Agee (LOYOLA) 6-3
3. Abby Decker/Sandra Aguirre (LOYOLA) def. Kahlei Reisinger/Ameila Haley (SBUW) 6-4

Navy 7, Bonnies 0
Singles
1. Hodge, Kaylah (NAVY) def. Penelope Abreu (SBUW) 6-4, 6-3
2. Taggart, Jillian (NAVY) def. Ameila Haley (SBUW) 6-3, 6-3
3. Choi, Samantha (NAVY) def. Andrea Roque (SBUW) 6-3, 6-0
4. Klopfer, Annalise (NAVY) def. Emily Stanley (SBUW) 6-1, 6-0
5. Dervishian, Aimee (NAVY) def. Kahlei Reisinger (SBUW) 6-1, 6-0
6. Li, Tina (NAVY) def. Buse Gunay (SBUW) 6-1, 6-4

Doubles
1. Corpuz, Katreina/Komarraju, Meghana (NAVY) def. Penelope Abreu/Andrea Roque (SBUW) 6-0
2. Cyr, Amanda/Hodge, Kaylah (NAVY) def. Ameila Haley/Emily Stanley (SBUW) 6-3
3. Dervishian, Aimee/Klopfer, Annalise (NAVY) def. Kahlei Reisinger/Paula Velilla (SBUW) 6-0

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