ORLANDO, FLA. -
The Providence College women’s tennis team played back-to-back matches against South Dakota and Western Carolina on Monday, March 6. The Friars were topped in both matches, 7-0 and 5-2, respectively.
Against Western Carolina, the Friars tallied two points, both earned in singles play. Sophomore Risa Takenaka took first singles in straight sets, 6-2 6-3. Katie Marvin would earn the other point for the friars in the no. 4 singles spot.
Providence College returns to action on Wednesday, March 8 in their first BIG EAST match of the season as they take on Creighton University. The match is set to take place at the USTA National Campus in Orlando, Fla. at 3:45 p.m. ET.
South Dakota 7, Providence 0
1. Ellie Burns (SD) def. Risa Takenaka (PROV); 6-4, 6-3
2. Barbora Kollarova (SD) def. Amanda Pitocco (PROV); 7-6, 6-0
3. Nanette Nylund (SD) (SD) def. Aidan Epstein (PROV); 6-1, 6-4
4. Anastasia Bondarenko (SD) def. Katherine DeNucci (PROV); 7-6, 7-6
5. Maria Pandya (SD) def. Annie DaSilva (PROV); 6-0, 6-0
6. Hannah Wich (SD) def. Natalie Pitocco (PROV); 6-0, 6-2
1. B. Kollarova/N. Nylund (SD) def. R. Takenaka/K. Marvin (PROV); 6-3
2. A. Pitocco/A. Epstein (PROV) def. Y. Sidenko/A. Bondarenko (SD); 6-1
3. E. Burns/H. Wich (SD) def. K. DeNucci/A. DaSilva (PROV); 6-1
Western Carolina 5, Providence 2
1. Risa Takenaka (PROV) def. Savannah Taranto (WCU); 6-2, 6-3
2. Jordan Strickland (WCU) def. Amanda Pitocco (PROV); 6-4, 6-3
3. Alexa Webb (WCU) def. Aidan Epstein (PROV); 6-1, 6-2
4. Katie Marvin (PROV) def. Lauren McCall (WCU); 6-4, 3-6, 1-0 (10-8)
5. Madison Riley (WCU) def. Katherine DeNucci (PROV); 7-6 (7-3), 6-1
6. Elizabeth Ansari (WCU) def. Annie DaSilva (PROV); 6-1, 6-4
1. S. Taranto/J. Strickland (WCU) def. R. Takenaka/K. Marvin (PROV); 6-2
2. E. Ansari/M. Riley (WCU) def. A. Pitocco/A. Epstein (PROV); 7-5
3. L. McCall/A. Webb (WCU) def. K. DeNucci/A. DaSilva (PROV); 6-1
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