NEW LONDON, Conn.--The Babson College women's tennis team won two of three doubles matches to pull out a 5-4 victory against Connecticut College Friday.
The 28th ranked Beavers improved their record to 13-6 with the win, while the Camels fell to 9-3 with the setback.
Eleni Gianelos (West Chester, Pa.) and Jenny Quenard (St.-Legier, Switzerland) joined forces to take an 8-4 victory at number one doubles. Senior Tori Paolino (East Orleans, Mass.) and Chloe Brandt (Denver, Colo.) chipped in with an 8-0 shutout victory at second doubles.
Quenard secured a 6-4, 6-4 victory at number one singles for Babson.
Connecticut College freshman Emily Migliorini (North Haven, Conn.) cruised to a 7-6, 6-1 victory at number two singles for the Camels. Junior Susanna Studwell (Tucson, Ariz.) checked in with a 6-3, 6-1 triumph at number five singles. Mariah Warren (McLeansville, N.C.) won her match by default at six.
Mariah Warren and Brinley Bartlett (Malvern, Pa.) contributed with an 8-2 victory at number three doubles for Connecticut College.
Babson will host Brandeis University Tuesday afternoon for a 3:00 p.m. match in Babson Park, Mass.
The Camels will visit Williams College Sunday for a 4:30 p.m. NESCAC match up in Williamstown, Mass.
Babson College 5, Connecticut College 4
Apr 8, 2016 at New London, Conn
1. Jenny Quenard (BC) def. Aleksandra Drljaca (CC) 6-4, 6-4
2. Emily Migliorini (CC) def. Tori Paolino (BC) 7-6, 6-1
3. Chloe Brandt (BC) def. Charlotte Marcoux (CC) 5-7, 7-5, 6-0
4. Kylie Kam (BC) def. Angelica Warren (CC) 7-6, 6-0
5. Susanna Studwell (CC) def. Alexandra Blizard (BC) 6-3, 6-1
6. Mariah Warren (CC) wins by default
1. Eleni Gianelos/Quenard (BC) def. Marcoux/Drljaca (CC) 8-4
2. Paolino/Brandt (BC) def. Angelica Warren/Migliorini (CC) 8-0
3. Mariah Warren/Brinley Bartlett (CC) def. Kam/Blizard (BC) 8-2
Babson College 13-6
Connecticut College 9-3