April 18, 2005

Massachusetts Tops Holy Cross, 6-1

April 18, 2005

Amherst, Mass. - The Holy Cross women's tennis team was defeated by the University of Massachusetts, 6-1 on Monday afternoon in Amherst. Freshman Katie Guarino (Reading, Mass.) won the only singles match for Holy Cross, 6-4, 4-6, 10-8 at the no. 6 slot. Freshmen Meg Moran (Concord, N.H.) and Diana Mahoney (Smithtown, N.Y.) took the no. 3 doubles match, 8-1.

The Crusaders drop to 4-7 overall and wrap up their season with a 3:30 match at Siena on Wednesday, April 20 in Loudonville, N.Y.

Singles:
1. Michele Spiess (UMass) def. Carrie Simmons (HC): 6-0, 6-0
2. Masha Pozar (UMass) def. Katie Irwin (HC): 6-1, 6-1
3. Sasha Edelstein (UMass) def. Amy Garrity (HC): 6-0, 6-1
4. Susan Johnson (UMass) def. Meg Moran (HC): 6-2, 6-1
5. Jana Bartoloni (UMass) def. Meredith Bacon (HC): 6-0, 6-1
6. Katie Guarino (HC) def. Kristin DiPiero (UMass): 6-4, 4-6, 10-8

Doubles:
1. Spiess/Pozar (UMass) def. Kerry Trimmer/Simmons (HC): 8-1
2. Edelstein/Johnson (UMass) def. Irwin/Garrity (HC): 8-0
3. Moran/Diana Mahoney (HC) def. DiPiero/Lesley Fisher (UMass): 8-1