Williams Beats Wellesley 9-0

Williams Beats Wellesley 9-0

WILLIAMSTOWN, MA––In their second dual match in 24 hours, Williams beat Wellesley 9-0. The match comes on the heels of yesterday's victory over No. 2 Amherst in a match at Mount h|Holyoke College that began at 5:00 PM.

The first three points for the Ephs came during doubles. The No. 1 team of Kristin Alotta/Kara Shoemaker won their match 8-4. Kathleen Elkins/Caroline Capute beat Granger/Bary 8-5 and Nany Worley/Rebecca Curran defeated Clark/Chin 8-3.

In singles play, the Ephs built on yesterday's performance. Nancy Worley beat Wellesley freshman Melissa Clark 7-5, 6-1. No. 2 Alotta defeated Maria Wantanabe 6-3, 6-2. The toughest match of the day came at the No. 3 spot between Kara Shoemaker and Erica Choo. Shoemaker eventually came out on top, winning 7-6 (3), 7-6 (3).

Both Williams and Wellesley head to Bates for the New England  ITA Regional Championship on September 30th.

Complete Results:

Doubles:
Alotta/Shoemaker (Wms.) def.  Wantanabe/Lee (Wel) 8-4
Elkins/Capute (Wms) def. Granger/Bary (Wel) 8-5
Worley/Curran (Wms) def. Clark/Chen (Wel) 8-3

Exhibition:
Pastor/Pylypiv (Wms) def. Choo/Tada 8-1

Singles:
Worley (Wms) def. Clark (Wel) 7-5, 6-1
Alotta (Wms) def. Watanabe (Wel) 6-3, 6-2
Shoemaker (Wms) def. Choo (Wel) 7-6 (3), 7-6 (3)
Curran (Wms) def. Granger (Wel) 6-1, 6-2
Capute (Wms) def. Lee (Wel) 6-1, 6-2
Pylypiv (Wms) def. Tada (Wel) 6-0, 6-1

Exhibition:
Pastor (Wms) def. Bary (Wel) 6-0, 6-0
Thygesen (Wms) def. Chen (Wel) 6-3, 6-1

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