Release: April 24, 2010
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women's tennis defeats Stony Brook 5-2
VESTAL, N.Y.-- Host Binghamton
(14-2, 3-0 AE) swept all three doubles matches and captured four
of the six singles contests to record a 5-2 win over Stony Brook
(16-4, 1-1 AE) in its regular-season finale at the West Gym Courts.
The Bearcats have now won 19 straight regular season matches
against conference opponents, dating back to the start of the
Bates beat Nini Lagvilava 6-3, 6-2 at first singles. She
also joined sophomore Emma
Leibowicz for an 8-1 win at second doubles over Anna Piescl
and Fanny Charliquart. At sixth singles, Leibowicz defeated Gayatri
Krishnan 6-1, 6-0.
At third doubles, sophomore Jillian
Santos and junior Yulia
Smirnova won 8-5 over Katherine Hanson and Salome Mkervalidze.
Santos later defeated Prerana Appineni 6-0, 6-4 at third singles
while Smirnova downed Paola Rodolfi 6-0, 6-0 at fourth singles.
Edelman and sophomore Marina
Bykovskaya beat Appineni and Rodolfi 8-4 at first doubles.
Binghamton heads to the America East Tournament next weekend
at Yale University. The pairings will be announced later in the
Lauren Bates (BING) def. Nini
Lagvilava (STONY) 6-3, 6-2
Anna Pieschl (STONY) def. Anna Edelman (BING) 3-6, 6-1, 10-8
Jillian Santos (BING) def. Prerana Appineni (STONY) 6-0, 6-4
Yulia Smirnova (BING) def. Paola Rodolfi (STONY) 6-0, 6-0
Ailyn Mehter (STONY) def. Marina Bykovskaya (BING) 7-5, 6-4
Emma Leibowicz (BING) def. Gayatri Krishnan (STONY) 6-1, 6-0
Edelman & Bykovskaya (BING)
def. Appineni & Rodolfi (STONY) 8-4
Bates & Leibowicz (BING) def. Pieschl & Charliquart (STONY)
Santos & Smirnova (BING) def. Hanson & Mkervalidze (STONY)