Saint Mary's College Bests Adrian in MIAA Women's Tennis, 8-1

Saint Mary's College Bests Adrian in MIAA Women's Tennis, 8-1

NOTRE DAME, Ind.--Host Saint Mary's College won all six singles matches to capture an 8-1 victory over Adrian College in Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association women's tennis action at the SMC Belles Courts on Saturday.

Saint Mary's College improves to 8-9 overall and remains unbeaten at 2-0 in MIAA play, while the Bulldogs drop to 6-9 on the season and 1-2 in the league.

SMC got on the board first with a No. 3 doubles win before the No. 2 tandem of junior Renae Almasy and freshman Samantha Cyrus evened the match for Adrian at 1-1.

But Monica Davy/Sam Setterblad edged junior Amber Laginess and senior Victoria Watson in a close No. 1 doubles match, 8-6, to put the Belles in front to stay--2-1 going into singles.

Maddie Minaudo, Elizabeth Preister and Davy in both No. 1 positions paced SMC with two wins apiece.

The Bulldogs return home on Wednesday to square off against MIAA opponent Alma College at the Craft Tennis Complex, starting at 4 p.m.

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Singles competition 
1. Monica Davy (SMC) def. Amber Laginess (ADRIAN-W) 6-0, 6-2
2. Kelsey Kopf (SMC) def. Renae Almasy (ADRIAN-W) 6-2, 6-2
3. Sam Setterblad (SMC) def. Samantha Cyrus (ADRIAN-W) 6-4, 6-4
4. Meaghan Flynn (SMC) def. Victoria Watson (ADRIAN-W) 6-3, 7-6 (4-7), 1-0 (10-6)
5. Maddie Minaudo (SMC) def. Olivia Neumann (ADRIAN-W) 6-0, 6-0
6. Elizabeth Preister (SMC) def. Makayla Jorgensen (ADRIAN-W) 6-1, 6-4

Doubles competition 
1. Monica Davy/Sam Setterblad (SMC) def. Amber Laginess/Victoria Watson (ADRIAN-W) 8-6
2. Renae Almasy/Samantha Cyrus (ADRIAN-W) def. Meaghan Flynn/Kaity Venters (SMC) 8-6
3. Elizabeth Preister/Maddie Minaudo (SMC) def. Makayla Jorgensen/Julia Maltbie (ADRIAN-W) 8-0

Match Notes: Order of finish--Doubles (3,2,1), Singles (5,1,6,2,3,4); Official--Chuck Shock; Time of Match-3:03; Attendance-73.