Women's Tennis Drops Two Conference Contests

Go Leopards! Emily DeLuca
Emily DeLuca

April 13, 2009

EASTON, Pa. - Two league opponents got the better of the Lafayette women's tennis team this weekend. The Leopards were edged 4-3 by Colgate on Saturday and were shut out 7-0 by Bucknell in Lewisburg, Pa., on Sunday.

Allie Seranko and Caitlin Gordon won the first doubles match, 8-6, but the rest of the Leopards could not follow suit and Colgate earned the doubles point.

Sarah Sykes put Lafayette on the board with 6-4, 7-5 sets over Erin Fenn in No. 3 singles.

Rachel Rohinsky regrouped to pull off 7-5, 6-1 wins in No. 4 singles after her 6-2 loss to Cameron Williams in the first set. In the No. 5 singles, Gordon continued to roll with her second victory of the day, winning her sets 7-5, 6-4.

Emily DeLuca pushed Jackie Stimmel to three sets with a 6-4 victory in the second, but her rally fell short in the No. 6 singles.

Bucknell swept Lafayette on Sunday, winning six of its 12 singles sets in 6-0 decisions. DeLuca put together the Leopards' best performance of the day, losing both of her sets, 6-3.

The Leopards (5-9) return to College Hill for consecutive home contests to finish out the season. Lafayette faces Lehigh on Tuesday at 3 p.m. and West Chester on Thursday at 3:30 p.m.

Colgate 4, Lafayette 3
Seranko/Gordon def. DeRose/Williams 8-6
Fenn/Stephanie Brown def. Scudder/Sykes 8-4
Erickson/Thaney def. Rohinsky/DeLuca 8-1
Elise DeRose def. Ansley Scudder 7-5, 6-4
Alexandra Erickson def. Allie Seranko 7-5, 6-1
Sarah Sykes def. Erin Fenn 6-4, 7-5
Rachel Rohinsky def. Cameron Williams 2-6, 7-5, 6-1
Caitlin Gordon def. Cameron Thaney 7-5, 6-4
Jackie Stimmel def. Emily DeLuca 6-2, 4-6, 6-1



Bucknell 7, Lafayette 0
1. Paulina Gamboa / Lauren Lucido def. Rachel Rohinsky / Caitlin Gordon, 8-2
2. Tania Varela / Carlin Calcaterra def. Ashley Scudder / Nancy Parker, 8-0
3. Ashley Globerman / Dara Dwojewski def. Sarah Sykes / Emily DeLuca, 8-5
1. Tania Varela def. Ashley Scudder, 6-0, 6-2
2. Lauren Lucido def. Sarah Sykes, 6-3, 6-0
3. Dara Dwojewski def. Rachel Rohinsky, 6-0, 6-0
4. Dumitrita Iepuras def. Caitlin Gordon, 6-2, 6-3
5. Ashley Globerman def. Emily DeLuca, 6-3, 6-3
6. Lauren Rottkamp def. Nancy Parker, 6-0, 6-0
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