Pioneers Top Providence, 5-2
PROVIDENCE, RI - The Sacred Heart women's tennis team bounced back after two-straight losses with a 5-2 win at Providence on Tuesday afternoon. The Pioneers swept all three doubles matches and won the #3 through #6 singles matches to improve to 9-3 on the year.
Freshman Gabi Kaldan (New Brunswick, NJ) led the way in singles play with a 7-6 (4), 6-4 win over Ayuski Sinha at #3. Senior Darcy Demers (Norton, MA) beat Courtney Burek at #4, 7-6 (6), 6-2 and the duo teamed for an 8-6 win over Marisela Aviles-Duron and Maria Clara Bernardesz at #1 doubles.
Chao and senior Elizabeth Harrington (Westerly, RI) teamed for an 8-3 win at #2 doubles over Sinha and Ferry. Junior Kate Donnelly (Centerville, MA) and Downing completed the doubles sweep with an 8-1 win over Burek and Sciotti.