Sept. 18, 2008
BOSTON, MA - The University of Massachusetts Boston women's tennis team captured its first home victory of the season with a win over Eastern Nazarene College, 7-2, today in a match played at Boston College High School in Boston, MA. The Beacons improve to 2-2 on the season, while the Crusaders fall to 1-6 on the year.
UMass Boston will be in action again on Saturday, September 20 in a Little East Conference match when they play host to Bridgewater State College at 1:00 p.m. at Boston College High School, while Eastern Nazarene travels to Springfield, MA to play Western New England College on September 23 for a 3:30 p.m. conference match.
\#1 Emily Johnson (Saugus, MA) (UMB) DEF. Allison Cammarata (ENC) 6-2, 6-1 \#2 Carolina Gonzalez (Bridgewater, MA) (UMB) DEF. Amy Casey (ENC) 6-3, 4-6, 10-8 \#3 Lauren O'Connor (Everett, MA) (UMB) DEF. Katie Madison (ENC) 7-5, 6-1 \#4 Laura Keith (ENC) DEF. Tabitha Karanja (Lowell, MA) (UMB) 6-3, 6-1 \#5 Brittany Engel (Freehold, NJ) (UMB) DEF. Heather LaFountain (ENC) 6-0, 6-0 \#6 Imani Williams (Roxbury, MA) (UMB) DEF. Stephanie Pestilli (ENC) 6-2, 7-5
\#1 Gonzalez/Johnson (UMB) DEF. Cammarata/Madison (ENC) 9-7 Pro-Set \#2 Casey/Keith (ENC) DEF. Karanja/McPherson (UMB) 8-5 Pro-Set \#3 Engel/O'Connor (UMB) DEF. Pestilli/Arielle Nazareth (ENC) 8-0 Pro-Set