Women's Tennis Competes At Rain-Shortened Fairfield Doubles Festival

    FAIRFIELD, CONN. - The Providence College women's tennis team competed in the rain-shortened Fairfield Doubles Festival on Saturday, September 8 in Fairfield, Conn. The Friars were only able to complete three doubles matches before rain forced the cancellation of the event.

    Marisela Aviles-Duron (Tegucigalpa, Honduras) and Maria Clara Bernardez (Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic) defeated Bryant's Lucy Bird and Stephanie Smyers, 8-1. Karen Ramirez (San Juan, Puerto Rico) and Hannah Zangari (Saunderstown, R.I.) were defeated by Quinnipiac's Jacqueline Raynor and Michelle Dassa, 8-1. Alana Prinos (Foxborough, Mass.) and Olivia Hogan (Gaithersburg, Md.) fell to Quinnipiac's Mary Chupa and Ariana Launie, 8-4.

    The Friars return to action at the Quinnipiac Invitational on September 14-16 in Hamden, Conn.