WOMEN'S TENNIS DEFEATS REGIS, 8-1

Oct. 6, 2008

Box Score

WESTON, MA - The University of Massachusetts Boston women's tennis team defeated host Regis College (MA), 8-1, today in a Little East Conference match in Weston, MA. The Beacons win their third straight match to improve to 5-4 on the season, while the Pride fall to 2-7.

UMass Boston will be in action again on Thursday, October 9 when it hosts Plymouth State University in a Little East Conference match at 3:00 p.m. at the Boston College High School courts.

SINGLES

\#1 Megan McCarthy (RC) DEF. Emily Johnson (Saugus, MA) (UMB) 6-2, 6-2 \#2 Carolina Gonzalez (Bridgewater, MA) (UMB) DEF. Jessica Jeffery (RC) 6-3, 6-4 \#3 Lauren O'Connor (Everett, MA) (UMB) DEF. Ally Kuchera (RC) 6-2, 6-2 \#4 Imani Williams (Roxbury, MA) (UMB) DEF. Maryjane Barron (RC) 6-0, 6-0 \#5 Brittany Engel (Freehold, NJ) (UMB) DEF. Kelly Wu (RC) 6-0, 6-0 \#6 Jillian Hurd (Taunton, MA) (UMB) won by forfeit Forfeit

DOUBLES

\#1 Johnson/Gonzalez (UMB) DEF. Jeffery/Kuchera (RC) 8-2 Pro-Set \#2 Tabitha Karanja (Lowell, MA)/Katie McPherson (South Park, PA) (UMB) DEF. Barron/Georgia Cowart (RC) 8-4 Pro-Set \#3 Engel/O'Connor (UMB) DEF. won by forfeit Forfeit