FROSTBURG, Md. —
The Frostburg State women’s tennis team fell 7-2 to Penn State Altoona in an Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference match Wednesday afternoon at the Harold J. Cordts Tennis Courts.
The Bobcats dropped to 0-11 overall and 0-3 in the AMCC, while the Lions improved to 4-2 overall and 3-1 in conference play.
Freshman Reidon Dare (Potomac, Md./Winston Churchill) and sophomore Jenn Tolbert (Hagerstown, Md./North Hagerstown) evened their record to 4-4 on the year with an 8-2 win over Joanna Paul and Brianna Allianello at No. 1 doubles.
Dare also swept Paul 6-2, 6-3 at the top singles flight to account for FSU’s other team point.
Senior Megan Close (Berkeley Springs, W.Va./Berkeley Springs) dropped a tight battle to Nicole Giuliani at No. 6 singles. Close lost the first set 7-6, rallied to win the second set 6-3 but fell 7-6 (5) in a tiebreaker in the third set.
Penn State Altoona captured the No. 2 and 3 doubles flights and also won the final five singles contests in straight sets.
The Bobcats return to action Thursday when they visit Washington & Jefferson. The match will begin at 3:30 pm.
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Office of Sports Information
Frostburg State University
101 Braddock Road
Frostburg, MD 21532-2303