Release: April 6, 2008
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women's tennis sweeps Quinnipiac 7-0
VESTAL, N.Y.- Binghamton (9-5)
won its third straight match, defeating Quinnipiac (4-8) 7-0
in a non-conference women's tennis match on Sunday afternoon
at the West Gym Courts. The Bearcats won all three doubles matches
and six singles contests.
The freshman tandem of Anna
Edelman (Great Neck, N.Y.) and Lauren
Bates (Buffalo, N.Y.) continued their outstanding play in
both singles and doubles action. The pair teamed up for an 8-3
win at first doubles over Adrienne Markinson and Amanda Petruzzi.
Edelman also defeated Markinson 6-4, 6-1 at first singles while
Bates scored a 6-0, 6-1 win over Petruzzi at second singles.
At second doubles, freshman Yulia
Smirnova (Moscow, Russia) and sophomore Danyelle
Shapiro (Boca Raton, Fla.) won 8-1 against Nikki Adams and
Shawna Sarson. Smirnova went on to beat Adams 6-0, 6-2 at third
singles while Shapiro downed Kasey Rosenberger 6-0, 6-0 at fourth
Rosenblum (Albany, N.Y.) and senior Gayarthri
Balasundar (Syosset, N.Y.) won 8-3 at third doubles over
Rosenberger and Bethany Huard. Rosenblum sqeaked out a 6-1, 3-6,
11-9 win against Rosenberger at fifth singles while Balasundar
took a 6-2, 6-2 decision over Huard at sixth singles.
Binghamton returns to America East play on Friday at 3 p.m. when
it hosts UMBC at 3 p.m.
1. Anna Edelman (B) def. Adrienne
Markinson (Q) 6-4, 6-1
2. Lauren Bates (B) def. Amanda Petruzzi (Q) 6-0, 6-1
3. Yulia Smirnova (B) def. Nikki Adams (Q) 6-0, 6-2
4. Danyelle Shapiro (B) def. Kasey Rosenberger (Q) 6-0, 6-0
5. Erica Rosenblum (B) def. Shawna Sarson (Q) 6-1, 3-6, 11-9
6. Gayathri Balasundar (B) def. Bethany Huard (Q) 6-2, 6-2
1. Edelman & Bates (B)
def. Markinson & Petruzzi (Q) 8-3
2. Rosenblum & Balasundar (B) def. Adams & Sarson (Q)
3. Smirnova & Shapiro (B) def. Rosenberger & Huard (Q)