PITTSBURGH, PA -
Frostburg State picked up its second win of the year by defeating La Roche, 8-1, Friday afternoon at the Lake Vue Racquet Club. The Bobcats won five of the six singles matches and all three doubles contests.
Sophomore Kirsten Getz (Beall/Frostburg, Md.) continued her strong play against Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference foes, blanking Amanda Tyler, 6-0, 6-0, at the top singles flight.
Sophomore Susan Adkins (Archbishop Spaulding/Millersville, Md.) posted a 6-1, 6-1 win over Melissa Salehajec at the No. 3 flight, and junior Aimee Mendoza (Great Mills/Frostburg, Md.) added a 6-0, 6-0 shutout of Toral Shah at the No. 4 spot.
Junior Rachael Sooy (Arundel/Crofton, Md.) was a 6-0, 6-3 winner over Kristan Kutzcho at the fifth singles flight, while freshman Elewina Blachewicz (Patterson/Baltimore, Md.) downed Julie Williams, 6-0, 6-3, at the sixth position.
The Bobcats (2-9, 2-4 AMCC) had no trouble in capturing all three doubles flights.
Getz and freshman Jennifer Zviam (Aberdeen/Aberdeen, Md.) teamed for an 8-2 win over Jennifer Ranello and Tyler at the top flight, and Mendoza and Adkins followed with an 8-0 blanking of Williams and Shah at the second spot.
Sooy and Blachewicz were 8-3 winners over Kutzcho and Salehajec at the third flight.
Frostburg State returns to action tomorrow in the AMCC Championships to be held at the Pennbriar Tennis Club in Erie, Pa.
For further information on this release, contact:
Office of Sports Information
Frostburg State University
101 Braddock Road
Frostburg, MD 21532-2303