February 2, 2013

Women's Tennis Drops Two Matches in Upstate New York

West Point, NY - The Sacred heart women's tennis team dropped two matches over the weekend, when they traveled to upstate New York to take on Army and Binghamton, dropping both matches 4-3.

Gabi Kaldan (New Brunswick, NJ) and Lindsey Post (Danbury, CT) were the only two Pioneers to win both of their matches over the weekend. Kaldan persevered in a tough three setter against Army's Della Taylor, 4-6, 6-4, 7-5. She then went on to win in straight sets over Katherine Medianick of Binghamton, 6-4, 7-6 (6). Post defeated Alyssa Gleason of Army, 6-2, 7-5, and then earned a 6-4, 6-4, win over Binghamton's Alexis Tashino.
 

SHU also got wins from Katie DeRienzo (Douglaston, NY) and Nicole Rydzewski (Maspeth, NY).  

The Pioneers were unable to win a doubles match in either match.
Sacred Heart is in action next on February 16th against St. Peter's at Yale.
Army Match
 
Doubles
  1. Della Taylor/Elle Taylor (A) def. Gabi Kaldan/Paige Olson (SH), 8-3
  2. Margaret Iliev/Larraine Saavedra (A) def. Katie DeRienzo/Lindsey Post (SH), 8-1
  3. Eva Sung/Haley O'Connor (A) def. Nicole Rydzewski/Alyssa Migliorini (SH), 8-6

Singles

  1. Kaldan (SH) def. D. Taylor (A), 4-6, 6-4, 7-5
  2. E. Taylor (A) def. DeRienzo (SH), 4-6, 6-1, 6-2
  3. Rydzewski (SH) def. Saavedra (A), 3-6, 6-2, 6-0
  4. O'Connor (A) def. Olson (SH), 7-6, 3-6, 6-4
  5. Post (SH) def. Alyssa Gleason (A), 6-2, 7-5
  6. Maya Parker (A) def. Migliorini (SH), 6-1, 4-6, 6-1

Binghamton Match

Singles 

Ambrozy/Medianik, Binghamton def Kaldan/Olson, Sacred Heart 8-4
Brodsky/Tashiro, Binghamton def DiRienzo/Post, Sacred Heart 8-4
Edelblum/Kohtz, Binghamton def Rydewski/Migliovini, Sacred Heart 8-4

Doubles


Kaldan, Sacred Heart def Medianik, Binghamton 7-5,7-6(8-6)
Kohtz, Binghamton def Rydzewski, Sacred Heart 6-4,6-1
DeRienzo, Sacred Heart def Brodsky, Binghamton 7-6(7-0),7-5
Post, Sacred Heart def Tashiro, Binghamton 6-4,6-4
Ambrozy, Binghamton def Olson, Sacred Heart 6-4,6-7(1-7),7-5
Edelblum, Binghamton def Migliorini, Sacred Heart 7-5,6-1