Bucknell Women's Tennis Picks Up 6-1 Win Over Quinnipiac
Feb. 9, 2008
ITHACA, N.Y. - The Bucknell women's tennis team topped Quinnipiac, 6-1, Saturday afternoon to pick up its first dual win of the season and move to 1-3 in 2008. The Bison opened a three-match weekend on Saturday morning, with a 7-0 loss against Cornell.
In singles play, freshman Lauren Lucido (Woodstock, Md./St. Pauls School For Girls) defeated Mary Wilson of Quinnipiac, 6-4, 3-6, 6-3, at the No. 1 position. At No. 2, junior Paulina Gamboa (Mexico City, Mexico/Greengates School) fell to Jackie Herb, 6-4, 6-2, but sophomore Carlin Calcaterra (Hinsdale, Ill./Hinsdale Central) came back at the No. 3 spot to beat Amanda Petruzzi, 6-3, 6-3. At No. 4, freshman Dara Dwojewski (Chester, N.J./West Morris Mendham) went 6-1, 6-4 over Lisanne Steinert and at No. 5, senior Caitlin Baffa (Dix Hills, N.Y./Half Hollow Hills High School East) topped Shawna Sarson, 6-4, 6-3. To round out singles play, freshman Lauren Rottkamp (Cold Spring Harbor, N.Y./Cold Spring Harbor) defeated Nicole Adams, 6-3, 6-3.
In No. 1 doubles, Gamboa and Calcaterra topped Herb and Petruzzi, 9-8 and 7-5 in the tie-breaker. At No. 2, Baffa and Lucido played Steinert and Rosenberger, winning the match, 8-4. To round out play, Dwojewski and sophomore Renee Weissend (Honeoye Falls, N.Y./Honeoye Falls-Lima) went 8-3 over Sarson and Adams.
The Bison will wrap up the weekend at Syracuse on Sunday, playing at 10 a.m.
1. Gamboa / Calcaterra def. Herb / Petruzzi (9-8, 7-5)
2. Baffa / Lucido def. Steinert / Rosenberger (8-4)
3. Dwojewski / Weissend def. Sarson / Adams (8-3)