April 11, 2012
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - The Providence College women's tennis team was defeated by Villanova University, 5-2, on April 11 in Villanova, Pa. Freshmen Alli Carnall (Hatfield, Mass.) and Caitlin Foley (Holden, Mass.) won their respective singles matches at the No. 5 and No. 6 slots.
At No. 5 singles, Carnall fell in the first set, 4-6, but rallied to win the match after wins in the second and third set, 6-4 and 6-1 respectively.
At No. 6 singles, Foley took the first set,6-0, but dropped the second set, 1-6. Ramirez battled back to take the third and deciding set, 6-2.
The Friars were swept in doubles play, 8-4, 8-5, and 8-7 (3).
The Friars will remain home for the remainder of the season. Providence hosts Fairfield on Thursday, April 12, before welcoming Pittsburgh on Friday, April 13, both matches begin at 2:00p.m. The season concludes on Sunday, April 15 versus Albany at noon, where the Friars will recognize the class of 2012 with a senior day ceremony prior to the start of the match.
Singles 1. Mikelle Mancini (V) def. Maria Bernardez (PC) 6-1, 2-6, 6-2 2. Allison Solberg (V) def. Taylor Corder (PC) 6-7(4), 6-4, 10-4 3.Sydney West (V) def. Karen Ramirez (PC) 7-6(5), 6-0 4.Kate Pettee (V) def. Taylor Alhborn (PC) 6-2, 6-4 5.Alli Carnall (PC) def. Amanda Nelson (V) 4-6, 6-4,6-1 6.Caitlin Foley ( PC) def. Alexandra Harding (V) 6-0, 1-6, 6-2
Doubles 1. Mikelle Mancini & Sydney West (V) def. Taylor Alhborn & Taylor Corder (PC) 8-4 2. Allison Solberg & Alexandra Harding (V) def. Maria Bernardez & Karen Ramirez (PC) 8-5 3 Kristin Gobberg & Wesleigh Donadio (V) .def. Cailtin Foley & Alli Carnall (PC) 8-7(3)-GO FRIARS-
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