Women's Tennis

Women's Tennis Falls to Yale, 7-0

Feb. 13, 2001

NEW HAVEN, Conn. - The University of Massachusetts women's tennis team lost all of its' matches yesterday, as they dropped a 7-0 desicion to the Bulldogs of Yale in non-conference action.

Freshman Francesca Mancini (Milan, Italy) was the only Minutewomen to force a third game in her match, as she dropped a 3-6, 6-3, 6-3 decision to Yales' Andrea Goldberg in No. 1 singles. The Bulldogs swept the remaining singles matches.

In doubles, the No. 1 tandem of Mancini and freshman Jafra Depontes (Kaliua-Kona, Hawaii) took Goldberg and Biffy Kaufman to the limit, but lost a heartbreaker, 9-8. They were defeated 8-6 in the tiebreaker. Junior Helena Horak (Westlake Village, Calif.) and freshman Susan Hyams (Cincinnati, Ohio) did pick up a win at No. 3 doubles, but Yale won two out of three and earned the one doubles point.

The Minutewomen will look to rebound this weekend when they participate in the Cornell Invitational. The three-day tournament begins on Friday, Feb. 16, in Itaca, N.Y.




    Event Calendar

    Thursday, Oct 15
    vs Providence 2:30 PM
    Thursday, Oct 22
    vs ITA Northeast Regionals TBA
    Friday, Oct 23
    vs ITA Northeast Regionals TBA
    Saturday, Oct 24
    vs ITA Northeast Regionals TBA
    Sunday, Oct 25
    vs ITA Northeast Regionals TBA
    Monday, Oct 26
    vs ITA Northeast Regionals TBA
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