Women's Tennis Edges Le Moyne For Seventh Straight Win

Women's Tennis Edges Le Moyne For Seventh Straight Win

BOX SCORE

When and Where: October 7, 2019 – Liverpool, N.Y. (Elevate Fitness)
Score: Southern New Hampshire University 4, Le Moyne College 3
Records: SNHU 9-1 (8-1 Northeast-10), Le Moyne 8-2 (6-2 Northeast-10)

Sophomore Elizabeth Dwyer (Cutchogue, N.Y.) won both her matches Monday, including the deciding point at No. 6 singles, to help lead the Southern New Hampshire University women's tennis team to a 4-3 victory over Le Moyne College in Northeast-10 Conference action at Elevate Fitness.

STANDOUT PERFORMERS

  • Dwyer rolled to a 6-2, 6-2 triumph in her singles flight after teaming with freshman Isabella Andrade (Cochabama, Bolivia) to post a 6-0 win at No. 3 doubles.
  • Andrade also turned in an unbeaten afternoon with a 6-2, 6-0 victory at No. 5 singles.
  • Freshman Magdalena Hubickova (Prague, Czech Republic) and sophomore Alexxa Etienne (Bayamon, Puerto Rico) closed out Southern New Hampshire's doubles point with a 7-6 (7-3) win in the top flight.
  • Etienne also picked up a point for the Penmen at No. 3 singles, as she battled to a 6-4, 1-6, 6-3 victory over Francesca Lilliegren.

NOTES

  • Southern New Hampshire has now won seven consecutive matches.
  • The Penmen victory broke a four-way tie atop the Northeast-10 Conference standings. SNHU now holds a half-match lead over Stonehill College and Adelphi University, which are both 7-1 through eight conference matches.

WHAT'S NEXT

  • Southern New Hampshire concludes Northeast-10 play on Saturday (October 12) when it heads to the University of New Haven for a noon match against the Chargers.
  • The Penmen wrap up the regular season portion of their fall slate on Sunday (October 13) when they host Daemen College at 1 p.m.

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