ALTOONA, PA —
Frostburg State swept Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference opponent Penn State Altoona in doubles and split in singles to walk away with a 6-3 victory and improve its AMCC record to 3-3 on Saturday morning.
Junior Kirsten Getz (Beall/Frostburg, Md.) and senior Christina Bleivik (Bartlett/Anchorage, Alaska) bested Alison Schwartz and Nicole Maietta at first doubles, 8-5.
At second doubles, the duo of freshman Meghan Hess (Centiennial/Ellicott City, Md.) and freshman Kierstin Elia (Patuxent/Lusby, Md.) toppled Jessica Skatell and Julie Bollinger, 9-7.
PSA forfeited third doubles.
In singles action, Getz was downed by Schwartz, 6-2,6-4 and Bleivik was ousted at the second spot, 1-2 (retired) by Maietta.
Elia was bested at the third spot in a close, 6-3,7-6(8) by Bollinger.
At fourth singles, Hess took-out Skatell, 6-3,6-3, while Mendoza routed Baumbaugh, 6-1,6-1, at the fifth spot. PSA forfeited sixth singles.
The Bobcats (7-10, 3-3 AMCC) return to action on Saturday, Oct. 18, at the AMCC Championships at 9:00 a.m.
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Office of Sports Information
Frostburg State University
101 Braddock Road
Frostburg, MD 21532-2303