ALTOONA, PA —
The Frostburg State women’s tennis team wrapped up its season by tying for third at the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference Championships Saturday at the Blair Racquet Club.
Junior Heidi Pigozzi (Finleyville, Pa./Thomas Jefferson) was blanked by Penn State Behrend’s Allison Mudrey, 6-0, 6-0, in the No. 1 singles semifinals.
Freshman Jenn Tolbert (Hagerstown, Md./North Hagerstown) fell to Penn State Behrend’s Mindy Calvert, 6-2, 6-1, in the No. 2 singles semifinals, while senior Rachel Sooy (Gambrills, Md./Arundel) dropped a 6-0, 6-0 decision to Penn State Behrend’s Katie Ranalli at the No. 3 flight.
Freshman Sharis Erwin (Upper Marlboro, Md./Oxon Hill) was shut out by Christie Leininger of Penn State Behrend, 6-0, 6-0, at the No. 4 spot, and senior Charlena Reeves (Oakland, Md./Southern Garrett) was ousted by Leininger’s teammate Jenna Yankowski, 6-2, 6-2 at the No. 5 flight.
Freshman Kim Hardy (Centreville, Md./Queen Anne's) dropped a 6-4, 6-2 match to Penn State Altoona’s Rachel Singer at the No. 6 position.
Pigozzi and Tolbert were blanked by Murdrey and Calvert 8-0 at the top doubles flight, while Reeves and junior Amber Stewart (Oakland, Md./Southern Garrett) fell to Ranalli and Shelley Goodpastor 8-2 at the No. 2 position.
Sooy and Erwin lost to Singer and Erica Eckman 8-2 at the third spot.
Penn State Behrend won its fifth AMCC title and first since 2000, capturing eight of the nine flight championships to finish with 17 points.
Penn State Altoona won the top doubles flight and was the runner-up in the other eight spots to finish second with 10 points.
Chatham and FSU failed to win a match and tied for third with zero points.
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