SAGE'S WOMEN'S TENNIS TOPS MANHATTANVILE FOR FIFTH STRAIGHT WIN
Purchase, NY—The Sage Colleges' women's tennis team travelled to Manhattanville College on Sunday afternoon for a non-conference match with the Valiants. Sage tallied the 6-3 win to push their win streak to five matches as they are now 7-1 on the year. Manhattanville drops to 0-3 on the season.
Sage led 2-1 after doubles play as they earned wins at No. 2 and No. 3 from the pairs of senior Rebecca Jackson (Saugerties, NY/John A. Coleman) and sophomore Taylor Gillespie (Cobleskill, NY/Cobleskill-Richmondville), 8-7. With their win at No. 2 doubles, Jackson and Gillespie are 7-0 together this fall.
Sophomore Kaitlin Banks (Annapolis, MD/Mt. Anthony Union) added an exciting win at No. 4 singles for the Gators and clinched the victory for Sage with her 6-3, 6-0 score. Also posting singles wins for the Gators were Jackson at No. 2 singles, Trudo at No. 5 singles and Cochrane at No. 6 singles. Banks is now 5-2 in singles play this fall while Cochrane is 5-1 this fall.
Sage is back in action on September 28 hosting Empire 8 opponent Alfred University in a 1 p.m. Empire 8 match.
Tennis Match Results The Sage Colleges vs Manhattanville
9/22/2019 at Purchase, N.Y. (Valiants Tennis Courts)
The Sage Colleges 6, Manhattanville 3
1. Renay Charley (MVILLEWT) def. Abbey Clobridge (SAGEW) 6-1, 6-1
2. Rebecca Jackson (SAGEW) def. Sunny Tonnesen (MVILLEWT) 6-1, 6-4
3. Izzy Lovejoy (MVILLEWT) def. Sadie Dunne (SAGEW) 3-6, 6-1, 10-8
4. Kaitlin Banks (SAGEW) def. Kelsey Ulzheimer (MVILLEWT) 6-3, 6-0
5. Alison Trudo (SAGEW) def. Ella Brown (MVILLEWT) 6-4, 6-1
6. Molly Cochrane (SAGEW) def. Tatiana Harris (MVILLEWT) 6-0, 6-0
The Sage Colleges 7-1
Manhattanville College lost 6-3 to The Sage Colleges