September 19, 2009
Bloomsburg Downs Mercyhurst in Women's Tennis
Bloomsburg- The Bloomsburg University women's tennis team posted a 6-3 victory over Mercyhurst on Saturday. The women improved to 2-0 in dual meets.
Bloomsburg got to a 2-1 lead over Mercyhurst over doubles. Laura Sullivan (Dingman's Ferry/Delaware Valley)and Andrea Malatesta (Berwick/Berwick) won their second match of the season with an 8-0 win at number three.
In singles play, Alison Carney (Muncy/Warrior Run) sealed the victory for Bloomsburg with a 6-4, 6-4 win. Emily Palko (McMurray/Peters Township) cruised through her match with 6-1, 6-2 win.
Bloomsburg women's tennis hosts Slippery Rock Sunday at 8:30 a.m.