Women's Tennis

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Women's Tennis Handles Trinity, 7-2

Women's Tennis Handles Trinity, 7-2

BABSON PARK, Mass.—Four different players were victorious in singles and doubles as Babson College rolled to a 7-2 win over visiting Trinity College in non-conference women's tennis action on Thursday afternoon at the Babson Tennis Complex.

With its second straight win, Babson improves to 4-3 on the year, while Trinity drops to 1-4 overall.

The Beavers' sophomore duo of Alexa Tutecky (North York, Ontario) and Nastasia Tamarkin (Washington, D.C.) picked up the first point of the match with an 8-1 triumph at number one doubles. Classmates Carolina Merz (Santa Tecla, El Salvador) and Marissa Madison (Columbus, Ohio) followed with an 8-4 victory at number two, while the Bantams pairing of senior Jane Weber (Winchester, Mass.) and sophomore Lily Everett (Nassau, Bahamas) picked up their first point by defeating junior Emily Roeper (Belle Mead, N.J.) and first-year Mary Kille (Simsbury, Conn.) of Babson, 9-8 (8-6), at number three.

The Green and White dominated the singles portion of the match closing out for of its five wins in straight sets. Tutecky led 6-1, 1-0 when Trinity junior Elena Pellegrini (Leghorn, Italy) retired at number one, Tamarkan won 6-3, 6-2 at number two, and Merz recorded a 6-2, 6-3 decision at number three.

Madison breezed to a 6-2, 6-0 victory at number and Kille split the first two sets before pulling out a 6-4, 4-6, 10-3 win at number six.

Babson returns to action on Friday when it travels to 20th-ranked Brandeis for a 3 p.m. match. Trinity hosts Amherst on Saturday at 1 p.m.

MATCH NOTES
• Thursday's victory was the first in 10 tries dating back to 2006 for the Beavers against Trinity.
• Babson has won 15 consecutive matches against teams not ranked in the ITA top 25.

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