Women's Tennis Drops 7-0 Decision To Lehigh

Maya Welch

WEST POINT, N.Y. – The Holy Cross women's tennis team suffered its third straight 7-0 loss to Lehigh in the final match of Patriot League weekend action at the Lichtenberg Tennis Courts. With the final tally, the Crusaders go to a record of 0-9 (0-3 PL) on the season while the Mountain Hawks improve to a record of 3-9 (1-0 PL).

Lehigh swept all three doubles matches and then won all six singles matches. Freshman Maya Welch (Rye, N.Y.) took her first set to 7-5 in the No. 4 singles match, but lost, 7-5, 6-0.

Holy Cross hosts its spring home opener on Saturday, April 2 against Clark. The rescheduled match will begin at 1:00 p.m. on the Holy Cross Tennis Courts.


1- Taylor Hampshire (LU) def. Molly Montgomery (HC), 6-2, 6-1

2- Jenia Bilimoria (LU) def. Carolyn Chandley (HC), 6-0, 6-0

3- Elizabeth Piscitelli (LU) def. Emily Marr (HC), 6-1, 6-1

4- Patricia Muething (LU) def. Maya Welch (HC), 7-5, 6-0

5- Kathleen Larkin (LU) def. Mary McAuliffe (HC), 6-2, 6-1

6- Jillian Sloand (LU) def. Emma Rudnik (HC), 6-0, 6-0



1- Hampshire/Bilimoria (LU) def. Montgomery/Marr (HC), 8-2

2- Piscitelli/Abigial Gendler (LU) def. Chandley/Welch, 8-3

3- Larkin/Sloand (LU) def. McAuliffe/Rudnik (HC), 8-2