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Tennis win streak moves to 5 straight as Gators beat Manhattanville, 6-3

Tennis win streak moves to 5 straight as Gators beat Manhattanville, 6-3

SAGE'S WOMEN'S TENNIS TOPS MANHATTANVILE FOR FIFTH STRAIGHT WIN

 

Purchase, NY—The Sage Colleges' women's tennis team travelled to Manhattanville College on Sunday afternoon for a non-conference match with the Valiants. Sage tallied the 6-3 win to push their win streak to five matches as they are now 7-1 on the year. Manhattanville drops to 0-3 on the season.

 

Sage led 2-1 after doubles play as they earned wins at No. 2 and No. 3 from the pairs of senior Rebecca Jackson (Saugerties, NY/John A. Coleman) and sophomore Taylor Gillespie (Cobleskill, NY/Cobleskill-Richmondville), 8-7.  With their win at No. 2 doubles, Jackson and Gillespie are 7-0 together this fall.

At third doubles, Sage's senior Alison Trudo (Plattsburgh, NY/Beekmantown) teamed with junior Molly Cochrane (Ravena, NY/Ravena-Coeysman) earned the 8-0 win and stand at 7-1 this season.

 

Sophomore Kaitlin Banks (Annapolis, MD/Mt. Anthony Union) added an exciting win at No. 4 singles for the Gators and clinched the victory for Sage with her 6-3, 6-0 score. Also posting singles wins for the Gators were Jackson at No. 2 singles, Trudo at No. 5 singles and Cochrane at No. 6 singles. Banks is now 5-2 in singles play this fall while Cochrane is 5-1 this fall.

 

Sage is back in action on September 28 hosting Empire 8 opponent Alfred University in a 1 p.m. Empire 8 match.

 

Tennis Match Results                                    The Sage Colleges vs Manhattanville

9/22/2019 at Purchase, N.Y.                          (Valiants Tennis Courts)

 

The Sage Colleges 6, Manhattanville 3

 

 Singles competition

1. Renay Charley (MVILLEWT) def. Abbey Clobridge (SAGEW) 6-1, 6-1

2. Rebecca Jackson (SAGEW) def. Sunny Tonnesen (MVILLEWT) 6-1, 6-4

3. Izzy Lovejoy (MVILLEWT) def. Sadie Dunne (SAGEW) 3-6, 6-1, 10-8

4. Kaitlin Banks (SAGEW) def. Kelsey Ulzheimer (MVILLEWT) 6-3, 6-0

5. Alison Trudo (SAGEW) def. Ella Brown (MVILLEWT) 6-4, 6-1

6. Molly Cochrane (SAGEW) def. Tatiana Harris (MVILLEWT) 6-0, 6-0

 

 Doubles competition

1. Renay Charley/Izzy Lovejoy (MVILLEWT) def. Abbey Clobridge/Sadie Dunne (SAGEW) 8-6

2. Rebecca Jackson/Taylor Gillespie (SAGEW) def. Sunny Tonnesen/Kelsey Ulzheimer (MVILLEWT) 8-7

3. Molly Cochrane/Alison Trudo (SAGEW) def. Tatiana Harris/Ella Brown (MVILLEWT) 8-0

 

Match Notes:

The Sage Colleges 7-1

Manhattanville 0-3

Manhattanville College lost 6-3 to The Sage Colleges

                                             

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