WOMEN'S TENNIS FALLS TO RHODE ISLAND COLLEGE, 9-0

Sept. 30, 2008

Box Score

PROVIDENCE, RI - The University of Massachusetts Boston women's tennis team was defeated by host Rhode Island College, 9-0, today in a Little East Conference match played in Providence, RI. The Beacons fall to 2-4 overall and 0-4 in LEC play, while the Anchorwomen improve to 6-4 and 4-1.

UMass Boston will be in action again on Thursday, October 2 when it hosts Pine Manor College at 3:30 p.m. at the Boston College High School courts, while Rhode Island College travels to Plymouth, NH to take on Plymouth State University on October 3 at 3:30 p.m.

SINGLES

\#1 Meg Funk (RIC) DEF. Emily Johnson (Saugus, MA) (UMB) 7-6, 6-2 \#2 Brittany LaBarre (RIC) DEF. Carolina Gonzalez (Bridgewater, MA) (UMB) 6-2, 7-5 \#3 Julie Bannon (RIC) DEF. Lauren O'Connor (Everett, MA) (UMB) 7-5, 6-0 \#4 Kim Field (RIC) DEF. Imani Williams (Roxbury, MA) (UMB) 6-3, 6-2 \#5 Gabriela Batek (RIC) DEF. Tabitha Karanja (Lowell, MA) (UMB) 6-1, 6-0 \#6 Ashley St. Amand (RIC) DEF. Brittany Engel (Freehold, NJ) (UMB) 6-1, 6-1

DOUBLES

\#1 Funk/Bannon (RIC) DEF. Gonzalez/Johnson (UMB) 8-2 Pro-Set \#2 LaBarre/Batek (RIC) DEF. Engel/O'Connor (UMB) 8-3 Pro-Set \#3 Field/St. Amand (RIC) DEF. Engel/O'Connor (UMB) 8-4 Pro-Set