Holy Cross Tennis Teams Drop Matches With Colgate

April 14, 2007

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. - The Holy Cross men's and women's tennis teams were both defeated by Colgate on Saturday afternoon at Saratoga Springs High School. The women fell 6-1, while the men dropped a 7-0 decision. The Crusader women now stand 0-6 during the spring season, while the men fall to 1-7.

Freshman Kristen Meahl (Falmouth, Maine) picked up the only win of the day for Holy Cross, posting a 6-0, 6-2 victory over Colgate's Erin Fenn at No. 4 singles.

Holy Cross will return to action in the Patriot League Tournament. The men will play in the quarterfinals in Annapolis, Md., against Army on Saturday, April 21, at 11:30 a.m. The women's quarterfinals will take place on Saturday, April 28, in Bethlehem, Pa., against an opponent still to be determined.

Women's Results

Singles competition
1. Jackie Couture (COLGATE) def. Meg Moran (HC) 6-0, 6-0
2. Elise Derose (COLGATE) def. Ivette Konopka (HC) 6-0, 6-0
3. Samantha Inacker (COLGATE) def. Meredith Bacon (HC) 6-0, 6-0
4. Kristen Meahl (HC) def. Erin Fenn (COLGATE) 6-0, 6-2
5. Cameron Thaney (COLGATE) def. Megan Manahan (HC) 6-0, 6-2
6. Cameron Williams (COLGATE) def. Melanie Bunke (HC) 7-6, 6-0

Doubles competition
1. Jackie Couture/Elise Derose (COLGATE) def. Meredith Bacon/Meg Moran (HC) 8-0
2. Samantha Inacker/Cameron Thaney (COLGATE) def. Ivette Konopka/Kristen Meahl (HC) 8-4
3. Erin Fenn/Jackie Stimmel (COLGATE) def. Megan Manahan/Melanie Bunke (HC) 8-1

Men's Results

Singles competition
1. Chris Innes (COLGATE) def. Angelo Sica (HC) 6-1, 6-0
2. Martin MacIntyre (COLGATE) def. Brian Kelly (HC) 6-1, 6-2
3. Marshall Wheeler (COLGATE) def. John Burke (HC) 6-0, 6-0
4. John Nogueras (COLGATE) def. Marco Lombardo (HC) 6-2, 6-2
5. Michael Yassky (COLGATE) def. Jay DeSanto (HC) 6-1, 6-1
6. Michael Shea (COLGATE) def. Tom Moran (HC) 6-2, 6-2

Doubles competition
1. Chris Innes/Marshall Wheeler (COLGATE) def. Angelo Sica/Brian Kelly (HC) 8-3
2. John Nogueras/Michael Yassky (COLGATE) def. John Burke/Marco Lombardo (HC) 8-4
3. Martin MacIntyre/Michael Shea (COLGATE) def. Jay DeSanto/Tom Moran (HC) 8-4