Surging Camels Post 5-3 Record on Spring Trip-Drljaca Dominates in Sunday's DH Split

Surging Camels Post 5-3 Record on Spring Trip-Drljaca Dominates in Sunday's DH Split

ORLANDO, Fla.--The Connecticut College women's tennis team closed out its Spring Break trip Sunday by earning a split in two matches played in Central Florida.

The Camels posted a 7-2 victory against Springfield College and dropped a 5-4 decision to Franklin & Marshall.

It wrapped up a successful week in the Sunshine for the Camels, who finished 5-3 on the trip.

The Camels took the first five singles match ups in their victory against the Springfield Pride.

Aleksandra Drljaca (East Greenwich, R.I.) eased past her opponent in a 6-1, 6-0 triumph at first singles. Junior Adrienne Sieverding (Red Hook, N.Y.) rolled in a 6-0, 6-2 victory at second singles for Head Coach Chris O'Brien's Camels. Angelica Warren (McLeansville, S.C.) chipped in with a 6-1, 6-3 victory at third singles.

Sophomore Susanna Studwell (Tucson, Ariz.)  gutted out a 7-5, 6-4 win at fourth singles. Emily White (Buxton, Maine) checked in a 6-2, 6-1 triumph at fifth singles. Junior Charlotte Marcoux (Sudbury, Mass.) and Warren joined forces in an 8-2 victory at first doubles.  

Emily White (Buxton, Maine) and Elly Rudd (Minneapolis, Minn.) recorded an 8-3 victory at third doubles.

Drljaca impressed in the loss to the F & M Diplomats at first singles, recording a 6-3, 6-0 straight set win for the Camels.  Marcoux earned a 6-0, 6-1 victory at second singles.  Warren secured a 10-8 victory in the super tie-breaker to win her match up at fourth singles for Connecticut College.

In doubles action, Marcoux and Warren posted a 9-8 victory for the Camels at second doubles.

Connecticut College vs. Springfield College

March 15, 2015 at Orlando, Fla.

Connecticut College 7, Springfield 2

Singles:

 

1. Aleksandra Drljaca (CC) def. Rachel London (SPR) 6-1 , 6-0 

2. Adrieene Sieverding (CC) def. Stephanie Foster (SPR) 6-0 , 6-2 

3. Angelica Warren (CC) def. Rachel Litchfield (SPR) 6-1, 6-3 

4. Susanna Studwell (CC) def. Ariana Shemms (SPR) 7-5, 6-4 

5 Emily White (CC) def. Kelsey Whelpley (SPR) 6-2, 6-1 

6 Fiona Stickney (SPR) def. Aneeka Kalia (CC) 6-3, 6-1

 

Doubles:

  1. Charlotte Marcoux/Warren (CC) def. London/ Foster (SPR) 8-2 
  2. Shemms/Whelpley (SPR) def. Jillian Brigandi/White (CC)  8-4 
  3. Gibson Miller/Ellie Rudd (CC) def. Stephani Post/ Litchfield (SPR)  8-3 

Franklin & Marshall 5, Connecticut College 4
Mar 15, 2015 at Orlando, Fla.

 

Singles competition

1. Aleksandra Drljaca (CC) def. Nicole Russo (F&MW) 6-3, 6-0

2. Charlotte Marcoux (CC) def. Sara Haas (F&MW) 6-0, 6-1

3. Caitlin Rummelsburg (F&MW) def. Adrieene Sieverding (CC) 6-4, 6-3

4. Angelica Warren (CC) def. Tara Buchney (F&MW) 3-6, 6-2, 1-0 (10-8)

5. Megan FitzMaurice (F&MW) def. Emily White (CC) 6-2, 6-4

6. Emily Gruenberg (F&MW) def. Ellie Rudd (CC) 5-7, 6-2, 1-0 (10-8)

 

Doubles competition

1. Russo/Rummelsburg (F&MW) def. Sieverding/Drljaca (CC) 8-3

2. Marcoux/Warren (CC) def. FitzMaurice/Dana Sleeper (F&MW) 9-8 (7-4)

3. Haas/Gruenberg (F&MW) def. Jillian Brigandi/Gibson Miller (CC) 8-3