SMC vs. Adrian

Belles Earn Decision Over Bulldogs

ADRIAN, Mich. - The Saint Mary's College tennis team picked up their second MIAA win of the week with a 7-2 decision over Adrian on Saturday.

The Bulldogs would be the ones to come out early with a lead by taking two of the three doubles competitions. Breaking through for the Belles were Franca Peluso and Betsy Reed at #2 doubles, who took their flight by an 8-3 score.

The Belles took over in the singles and never looked back, sweeping all six flights to secure their third MIAA win of the season. Jillian Hurley and Camille Gebert surrendered just one set each to take their #1 and #2 singles matches. Jessica Kosinski picked up a solid 6-1, 6-1 decision at #3 singles.

Betsy Reed and Jessica Camp, meanwhile, only gave up four sets in their singles matches. Franca Peluso made it a clean sweep at singles by taking her flight by a 7-5, 7-6 (7-3) decision.

The Belles will play their final dual match of the season on Monday when they host Olivet College. The match is scheduled to begin at 4:00 p.m.


1.) R. Denney/Sarah Brooks (Adrian) def. J.Hurley/C.Gebert (SMC) 8-3
2.) F. Peluso/B. Reed (SMC) def. S.Kruszewski/S. Kean (Adrian) 8-3
3.) A. Haase/S. Woods (Adrian) def. J. Kosinski/Mary Therese Lee 8-6

1.) Jillian Hurley (SMC) def. Robyn Denney (Adrian) 6-1 6-0
2.) Camille Gebert (SMC) def. Adrienne Haase (Adrian) 6-0 6-1
3.) Jessica Kosinski (SMC) def. Katelyn Simcina (Adrian) 6-1 6-1
4.) Betsy Reed (SMC) def. Shelby Kruszewski (Adrian) 6-4 6-0
5.) Franca Peluso (SMC) def. Sarah Kean (Adrian) 7-5 7-6(7-3)
6.) Jessica Camp (SMC) def. Shannon Woods (Adrian) 6-2 6-2