Women’s Tennis Falls to RMU and The Mount

default article imageThe women’s tennis team played consecutive NEC opponents this past weekend as they faced off against Robert Morris and Mount St. Mary’s. Unfortunately for the Hawks, the team lost both matches.

On Saturday afternoon, the Hawks fell 4-3 to Robert Morris. Dana Ferrari, Brooke Verdiglione, and Jessica Slinger all picked up singles victories for the team, but the doubles match-ups did not see the same outcome. Ferrari and Slinger fell 8-6, while freshmen Ashley Sandler and Sarah Turner fell 8-5.

On Sunday afternoon, the Hawks lost to Mount St. Mary’s by a score of 5-2. The Hawks dropped both doubles matches again, while Sandler and Slinger were able to come away with victories in single matches. Freshman Following these two losses, the Hawks closed their regular season with a 3-16 record in dual meets, while recording a record of 3-6 in the NEC.

Next up for the Hawks will be the NEC tournament, which will begin this Friday. The starting time and opponent is still to be determined.