April 3, 2010

#16 UMW Women's Tennis Falls at #10 Carnegie Mellon

Apr. 3 – (PITTSBURGH, Pa.) – The Carnegie Mellon University women's tennis team, ranked 10th nationally, defeated \#16 Mary Washington Saturday, April 3.  The win snaps a two match skid for the Tartans as they improve to 9-5.

Carnegie Mellon started the match with a 3-0 lead following doubles play.
Following doubles play, the Tartans won the first three points in singles play to clinch the victory.    

Doubles
1. Laura Chen/Ashley Herrick (CMU) def. Courtney Goimarac/Katie Schafer 8-1  
2. Courtney Chin/Alex Tapak (CMU) def. Meg Lawlor/Michelle Meadows 9-7  
3. Jennifer Chui/Cze-Ja Tam (CMU) def. Cassie Bowman/Danielle Velardi 8-1

Singles

1. Chen (CMU) def. Goimarac 6-1, 6-1
2. Chin (CMU) def. Schafer 5-7, 7-5, 1-0
3. Tapak (CMU) def. Meadows 6-4, 3-6, 1-0
4. Lawlor def. Chui (CMU 4-6, 6-3, 1-0
5. Cze-Ja Tam (CMU) def. Bowman 6-4, 6-2
6. Kelly Hart (CMU) def. Velardi 6-2, 6-3