Women’s Tennis Falls to UC Irvine in Quakertown
QUAKERTOWN, Pa. – The Lafayette women’s tennis team put in a hard-fought effort on Saturday morning in Quakertown, Pa., dropping a tough 5-2 match to UC Irvine.
Freshman Samantha Snyder was the lone singles winner for the Maroon and White, up 6-2, 3-0 before her opponent retired in the second set. Sophomore Grace Conrad and freshman Alexa Cooke took their matches to three sets, while Lafayette won the doubles point by default.
Below are the full results from Saturday’s match. The Leopards are back in action on Saturday, hosting Marist at Northwood Racquet Club at 3:30 p.m.
UC Irvine 5, Lafayette 2
Cecelia Lesnick / Samantha Snyder (L) def. Stephanie Hazell / Danielle Garrido (UCI) Default
Grace Conrad / Meredith Block (L) def. Yuin Chen / Flori Amiri (UCI) Default
Alexa Cooke / Katie Hill (L) def. Stephanie Nguyen / Arianna Tilbury (UCI) Default
Nguyen (UCI) def. Lesnick (L) 6-1, 6-2
Snyder (L) def. Garrido (UCI) 6-2, 3-0 (ret.)
Chen (UCI) def. Conrad (L) 6-3, 5-7, 11-9
Amiri (UCI) def. Cooke (L) 6-2, 4-6, 10-3
Tilbury (UCI) def. Block (L) 6-0, 6-1
Gillian Parker (UCI) def. Hill (L) 6-1, 6-4