March 7, 2012

Assumption Defeats Misericordia, 6-3, On Hilton Head Island

Hilton Head, S.C. (March 7) -- The Assumption women's tennis team won five of the six singles matches on the way to a 6-3 victory over Misericordia, 6-3 on Wednesday afternoon.

Assumption No. 1 Chrissy Lyons (Holden, Mass./Worcester Academy) picked up her third straight victory in South Carolina to move to 3-0 on the road trip with a 6-2 and 7-5 victory.

Allison Gorman picked up her first career victory with a 6-4 and 6-1 victory, and picked up a second point in her doubles match as paired up with junior Erica Micciche (Framingham, Mass./Framingham) for Assumption's lone doubles victory. Micciche also picked up a 6-4, 0-6, and 10-5 victory at No. 2 singles.

Assumption returns to play on Thursday, March 8, with a match against Newberry at 8:30 a.m.