SMC vs. Simpson, Principia

Belles Win a Pair Against Simpson and Principia

ORLANDO, Fla. - The Saint Mary's tennis team rolled in a pair of wins as they defeated Simpson 8-1 Tuesday morning and 9-0 against Principia later that evening.

Against Simpson, Jillian Hurley and Jessica Kosinski both won 6-0, 6-0 in their singles contests. Kate Grabarek dropped just two games in a 6-2, 6-0 win at #5 singles. Mary Therese Lee and Mary Catherine Faller each only lost three games as Lee was a 6-2, 6-1 winner while Faller won 6-3, 6-0.

In the evening match against Principia, the Belles were in control throughout much of the match. Jillian Hurley and Margaret Boden battled to a 9-7 win at #1 doubles to help set the tone. Jessica Kosinski came from behind to win her #2 singles match. After dropping the first set 6-3, the senior won 6-1, 6-3 to help the team to the sweep.

The Belles (5-3) will have two days off before returning to action on Friday when they face St. Scholastica at 12:30 p.m.

Saint Mary's College 8, Simpson 1

 Singles competition
1. Jillian Hurley (SMC) def. Mikayla Struebing (SIMW) 6-0, 6-0
2. Jessica Kosinski (SMC) def. Lindsay Nash (SIMW) 6-0, 6-0
3. Mary Catherine Faller (SMC) def. Tiffany Bost (SIMW) 6-3, 6-0
4. Allison Anderson (SIMW) def. Franca Peluso (SMC) 6-7 (3-6), 7-5, 1-0 (10-6)
5. Kate Grabarek (SMC) def. Lauren Schemmel (SIMW) 6-2, 6-0
6. Mary Therese Lee (SMC) def. Maggie McDevitt (SIMW) 6-2, 6-1

 Doubles competition
1. Jillian Hurley/Margaret Boden (SMC) def. Tiffany Bost/Allison Anderson (SIMW) 8-3
2. Franca Peluso/Mary Therese Lee (SMC) def. Mikayla Struebing/Lauren Schemmel (SIMW) 8-5
3. Jessica Kosinski/Cara Rectanus (SMC) def. Maggie McDevitt/Lindsay Nash (SIMW) 8-3

Saint Mary's 9, Principia 0

Singles
1. Jillian Hurley def. Carlie Sanderude, 6-2, 6-2
2. Jessica Kosinski def. Sarah Corbitt, 3-6, 6-1, 6-3
3. Mary Catherine Faller def. Marianna Hronek, 6-1, 6-0
4. Franca Peluso def. Hilary Frandsen, 6-2, 6-1
5. Kate Grabarek def. Courtney Banko, 6-0, 6-1
6. Mary Therese Lee def. Haillie Stock, 6-2, 6-2

Doubles
1. Jillian Hurley/MargaretBoden def. Carlie Sanderude/Sarah Corbitt, 9-7
2. Mary Therese Lee/Franca Peluso def. Marianna Hronek/Hilary Frandsen, 8-2
3. Mary Catherine Faller/Kate Grabarek def. Courtney Banko/Haillie Stock, 8-3