Oct. 7, 2013
EASTON, Pa. – The Lafayette women’s tennis team began its 2013-14 team season with a 7-0 sweep against Wagner on Sunday at Sullivan Courts. The Leopards earned wins in each singles match and claimed two of the three doubles wins to blank the Seahawks.
At fourth and fifth singles, Catherine Senopoulos and Amanda Kusnierz each won by dropping only one game, while Rocine Moschella topped Madison Pautsch 6-0, 6-2 at No. 3 singles. Jordyn Spellberg, Caroline Nixon and Tori Almeida all came away with straight-set wins at their respective positions.
In doubles, the duo of Nixon and Senopoulos combined to blank Wagner’s Nicole Vukov and Kari Rezac by an 8-0 score and Moschella and Kusnierz came away with an 8-3 triumph.
The Leopards close the fall season at the Lehigh Invitational on Oct. 26 and 27 in Bethlehem, Pa.
Lafayette 7, Wagner 0
1. Jordyn Spellberg (LC) def. Nicole Vukov (WC) 6-1, 6-4
2. Caroline Nixon (LC) def. Sarah Dionisio (WC) 6-3, 6-3
3. Rocine Moschella (LC) def. Madison Pautsch (WC) 6-0, 6-2
4. Catherine Senopoulos (LC) def. Rachel Jurgielewicz (WC) 6-1, 6-0
5. Amanda Kusnierz (LC) def. Jenna Harris (WC) 6-0, 6-1
6. Tori Almeida (LC) def. Kari Rezac (WC) 6-1, 6-1
1. Nixon/Senopoulos (WC) def. Vukov/Rezac (LC) 8-0
2. Moschella/Kusnierz (LC) def. Dionisio/Pautsch (WC) 8-3
3. Jurgielewicz/Harris (WC) def. Almeida/Lauren Tracy (LC), 8-5