WOMEN'S TENNIS DEFEATS SALEM STATE, 6-3

Oct. 4, 2008

Box Score

SALEM, MA - The University of Massachusetts Boston women's tennis team defeated host Salem State College, 6-3, today in a Little East Conference match in Salem, MA. The Beacons improve to 4-4 overall and 1-4 in LEC play, while Vikings fall to 2-5 and 1-4.

UMass Boston will be in action again on Monday, October 6 when it travels to Weston, MA to take on Regis College at 3:30 p.m., while Salem State goes to Wenham, MA on October 9 to play Gordon College at 3:30 p.m.

SINGLES

\#1 Alicia Poore (SSC) DEF. Emily Johnson (Saugus, MA) (UMB) 3-6, 6-3, 6-4 \#2 Carolina Gonzalez (Bridgewater, MA) (UMB) DEF. Jessica Distler (SSC) 6-4, 6-1 \#3 Patty Quartararo (SSC) DEF. Lauren O'Connor (Everett, MA) (UMB) 6-4, 6-2 \#4 Imani Williams (Roxbury, MA) (UMB) DEF. Mary O'Donnell (SSC) 6-2, 0-6, 6-2 \#5 Brittany Engel (Freehold, NJ) (UMB) DEF. Lindsay Oppedisano (SSC) 6-3, 4-6, 10-7 \#6 Jillian Hurd (Taunton, MA) (UMB) DEF. Jamie Haring (SSC) 6-2, 6-0

DOUBLES

\#1 Johnson/Gonzalez (UMB) DEF. Poore/Distler (SSC) 8-6 Pro-Set \#2 Oppedisano/Quartararo (SSC) DEF. Katie McPherson (South Park, PA)/Williams (UMB) 8-4 Pro-Set \#3 Engel/O'Connor (UMB) DEF. O'Donnell/Haring (SSC) 8-4 Pro-Set