Greyhounds Drop 6-3 Final to New Haven

Woodbridge, Conn. (April 6) -- The Assumption College women's tennis team dropped a 6-3 final to The University of New Haven on Saturday afternoon.

After falling behind 3-0 following singles play, Assumption rallied to split singles action for the 6-3 final. Freshman Cassy Waung (Bolton, Mass. / East Catholic) earned the first point for Assumption at number three singles with a thrilling 6-7 (3-7), 6-2, 10-6 victory for the Greyhounds.

Sophomore Melanie McCauley (Charlestown, R.I. / Chariho) earned her second-straight win with a 1-6, 7-6 (7-5), 10-8 victory at number five singles, while Allison Gorman (East Providence, R.I. / East Providence) also picked up a three-set victory with a 4-6, 6-4, 12-10 victory at number six singles.

The Greyhounds will return to action on Monday, April 8th at Regis College. The match will begin at 4:30 p.m. on Monday.

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Singles competition

1. Lindsey Conley (UNH) def. Erica Micciche (ASM) 6-4, 6-3

2. Alexandra Sharshakov (UNH) def. Paige Gilet (ASM) 6-1, 6-2

3. Waung (ASM) def. Samantha Nigri (UNH) 6-7 (3-7), 6-2, 10-6

4. Angelica Pecci (UNH) def. Meg Hall (ASM) 6-0, 6-1

5. McCauley (ASM) def. Nan Sirihorachai (UNH) 1-6, 7-6 (7-5), 10-8

6. Gorman (ASM) def. Christina Santos (UNH) 4-6, 6-4, 12-10


Doubles competition

1. Lindsey Conley/Alexandra Sharshakov (UNH) def. Micciche / Waung (ASM) 8-1

2. Samantha Nigri/Angelica Pecci (UNH) def. Gilet / McCauley (ASM) 8-6

3. Jess MacPhee/Martha Petzoldt (UNH) def. Hall / Gorman (ASM) 8-1