Connecticut College 6, Hamilton College 3 Camels Sweep Doubles Action en Route to FIrst NESCAC Win

Connecticut College 6, Hamilton College 3 Camels Sweep Doubles Action en Route to FIrst NESCAC Win

NEW LONDON, Conn.--Seniors Jen Herbert (Pawcatuck, Conn.) and Brittney Cangemi (Scituate, Mass.) joined forces in an 8-4 victory at #1 doubles to lead the Connecticut College women's tennis team to a 6-3 NESCAC victory against Hamilton College on the South Tennis Courts Saturday. 

Sara Krivoshik (Wilton, Conn.) and Alexis DiTomassi (Longmeadow, Mass.) chipped in with an 8-3 triumph at #2 doubles while the Camel tandem of Charlotte Marcoux and Aneeka Kalia prevailed as the winners in an 8-5 decision at third doubles.

The Camels put an end to a four match slide, improving their record to 4-9 with a 1-5 mark in the NESCAC.  Hamilton slips to 9-9 (0-6 NESCAC) with the loss. 

DiTomassi rallied for a 4-6, 6-0, 6-0 victory at #1 singles for the Camels. Krivoshik cruised to a 6-1, 6-2 triumph at #3 singles while Cangemi held on for a 6-2, 4-6, 10-6 victory in the super tie-breaker at #5 singles.

Hamilton College freshman Bella Schoning (Woodbury, N.J.) posted a 6-2, 6-4 victory at #2 singles for the visitors.  Sara Shaughnessy (Wilton, Conn.) added a 6-1, 6-1  straight set triumph at #4 while Aislinn Shea (Northborough, Mass.) contributed with a 6-2, 6-2 win at sixth singles for Hamilton. 

Sophomore Elena Mandzhukova (Lisbon, Portugal) posted a 7-5, 7-5 victory to lead the Bobcats at #1 singles.

Connecticut College seniors Brittney Cangemi (Scituate, Mass.) and Jen Herbert (Pawcatuck, Conn.) kept it close for the Camels in a 9-8 loss to Mandzhukova and senior Ashley Brunk (Phoenix, Ariz.) at #1 doubles. 

4/27/13

Connecticut College 6, Hamilton College 3

 

Singles:

  1. Alexis DiTomassi (CC) def. Mira Khanna (H) 4-6, 6-0, 6-0
  2. Bella Schoning (H) def. Jen Herbert (CC) 6-2, 6-4
  3. Sara Krivoshik (CC) def. Carrie Uhlein (H) 6-1, 6-2
  4. Sara Shaughnessy (H) def. Charlotte Marcoux (CC) 6-1, 6-1
  5. Brittney Cangemi (CC) def. Rachel Friedman (H) 6-2, 4-6, (10-6)
  6. Aislinn Shea (H) def. Aneeka Kalia (CC) 6-2, 6-2
 

Doubles:

  1. Herbert/Cangemi (CC) def. Liz Detwiler/Meg Lee (H) 8-4
  2. DiTomassi/Krivoshik (CC) def. Khanna/Schoning (H) 8-3
  3. Marcoux/Kalia (CC) def. Shea/Melissa Mann (H) 8-5

Match Notes