WEST POINT, N.Y. – The Holy Cross women's tennis team suffered its second straight 7-0 loss at the hands of Lafayette in the day's second match of Patriot League action at the Lichtenberg Tennis Courts. With the final tally, the Crusaders go to a record of 0-8 (0-2 PL) on the season while the Leopards improve to a record of 2-3 (1-1 PL).
The No. 2 doubles team of junior Carolyn Chandley (Worcester, Mass.) and freshman Maya Welch (Rye, N.Y.) was the only team to win a match, topping Lafayette's duo of Katherine Charchalis and Emily Deluca. Freshman Molly Montgomery (Winnetka, Ill.) and junior Emily Marr (Jefferson, Mass.) took their No. 1 doubles match to extra sets, but fell 9-7. Lafayette prevailed in all singles matches to earn the full sweep.
Holy Cross finishes conference action against Lehigh on Sunday, March 27. Match time is set for 1:00 p.m. at the Lichtenberg Tennis Center in West Point, N.Y.
1- Allie Seranko (LAF) def. Molly Montgomery (HC), 6-0, 6-0
2- Caitlin Gordon (LAF) def. Carolyn Chandley (HC), 6-0, 6-4
3- Katherine Charchalis (LAF) def. Emily Marr (HC), 6-1, 6-2
4- Emily DeLuca (LAF) def. Maya Welch (HC), 6-3, 6-2
5- Lucy Bass (LAF) def. Mary McAuliffe (HC), 6-1, 6-0
6- Liza Blank (LAF) def. Emma Rudnik (HC), 6-2, 6-2
1- Seranko/Gordon (LAF) def. Montgomery/Marr (HC), 9-7
2- Chandley/Welch (HC) def. Charchalis/DeLuca (LAF), 8-4
3- Bass/Blank (LAF) def. McAuliffe/Rudnik (HC), 8-4