March 3, 2009

BU Women's Tennis Beats Clarion

HILTON HEAD, SC-- The Bloomsburg University women's tennis team defeated PSAC-rival Clarion on Tuesday by a score of 9-0 in Hilton Head, SC.

Bloomsburg opened a 3-0 in doubles play winning all three matches by identical 8-4 scores. In singles play Emily Palko (McMurray/Peters Township) won 6-1, 6-1 at number three and Laura Sullivan (Dingman's Ferry/Delaware Valley) won in straight sets, 6-0, 6-0 at number four.

The Huskies are 5-2 on the year and will face Niagara on Wednesday.

Bloomsburg 9 Clarion 0


Doubles
1. Alison Carney/Emily Palko (BU) def. Jacyln Metzger/Kassie Leuschel, 8-4
2. Katie Hasyn/Kristen Bonito (BU) def. Sharayah Campbell/Devin Rombach, 8-4
3. Laura Sullivan/Andrea Malatesta (BU) def. Haylee Gardner/Megan Parsons, 8-4
Singles
1. Hasyn (BU) def. Metzger, 6-4, 6-3
2. Carney (BU) def. Leuschel, 6-4, 7-5
3. Palko (BU) def. Campbell, 6-1, 6-1
4. Sullivan (BU) def. Rombach, 6-0, 6-0
5. Bonito (BU) def. Gardner, 6-7, 6-1, 6-1
6. Malatesta (BU) def. Parsons, 6-1, 6-1