Women's Tennis Ousts Rider

Go Leopards!

April 12, 2014

EASTON, Pa. – The Lafayette women’s tennis team entertained Rider at Sullivan Courts Saturday afternoon, battling to a 6-1 win. The win moves the Leopards to 5-5 for the spring season.

In the second singles, Jordyn Spellberg topped Michelle Caravaglio 6-1, 6-3. Rocine Moschella bested Kerrin Toner in the third singles 6-0, 6-1. Catherine Senopoulos, Tori Almeida, and Gabby Montes all picked up straight set 6-0, 6-0 wins in the four, five and six singles matches. The lone defeat came in the number one singles where Caroline Nixon forced a third set before dropping the match 3-6, 6-0, 10-6 to Alison Noll.

The Maroon and White swept the doubles portion of the afternoon. Nixon and Senopoulos ousted Noll and Toner 8-0. Amanda Kusnierz and Lauren Tracy beat Caravaglio and Alex Extest 8-2. Liza Blank and Lucy Bass routed Lenora Paul and Kim Leder 8-0.

The Leopards are back in action tomorrow when conference rival Bucknell travels to Easton, before the season finale at home against Colgate on Monday.




Alison Noll (Rider) def. Caroline Nixon (Laf) 3-6, 6-0, 10-6

Jordyn Spellberg (Laf) def. Michelle Caravaglio (Rider) 6-1, 6-3

Rocine Moschella (Laf) def. Kerrin Toner (Rider) 6-0, 6-1

Catherine Senopoulos (Laf) def. Alex Extest 6-0, 6-0

Tori Almeida (Laf) def. Lenora Paul (Rider) 6-0, 6-0

Gabby Montes (Laf) def. Kim Leder 6-0, 6-0


Caroline Nixon/Catherine Senopoulos (Laf) def. Alison Noll/Kerrin Toner 8-0

Amanda Kusnierz/Lauren Tracy (Laf) def. Michelle Caravaglio/Alex Extest 8-2

Liza Blank/Lucy Bass (Laf) def. Lenora Paul/Kim Leder 8-0