Women's Tennis

Tennis Opens A-10 Tournament With 5-0 Win Over Dayton

Chanel Glasper

Chanel Glasper

April 18, 2013

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. - The third-seeded UMass women's tennis team cruised through the opening round of the Atlantic 10 Championship on Thursday afternoon with a 5-0 win over 14th-seeded Dayton at the Boar's Head Sports Club in Charlottesville. The Minutewomen will now face the winner of the #6 George Washington/#11 Saint Joseph's match on Friday afternoon at 1 PM in the quarterfinals.

UMass started the match with wins at No. 1 and No. 3 doubles to take an early 1-0 advantage over the Flyers. UMass earned the doubles point when Yuliana Motyl and Chantal Swiszcz won the No. 1 match 8-3 and Sonia Bokhari and Chanel Glasper claimed the No. 3 match 8-2.

In singles play, the Minutewomen won four of the six matches with the No. 2 and No. 4 singles matches left unfinished.

Arielle Griffin won her No. 3 singles match against Maureen Stevens (6-0, 6-1) followed by Sonia Bokhari's win at No. 1 singles putting UMass up 3-0. Chanel Glasper and Chantal Swiszcz won in straight sets at No. 5 and No. 6 singles, respectively, to close out the scoring.




1. Sonia Bokhari (UM) def. Sammi Hornbarger (UD) 6-2, 6-1
2. Yuliana Motyl (UM) vs. Carley Peck (UD) 6-2, 0-2, UNF
3. Arielle Griffin (UM) def. Maureen Stevens (UD) 6-0, 6-1
4. Jessica Podlofsky (UM) vs. Katie Boeckman (UD) 6-4, 0-2, UNF
5. Chanel Glasper (UM) def. Claire McNulty (UD) 6-2, 6-2*
6. Chantal Swiszcz (UM) def. Erin Filbradt (UD) 6-1, 6-1*
Order of Finish: 3, 1, 5, 6
*Final singles matches finished simultaneously

1. Yuliana Motyl/Chantal Swiszcz (UM) def. Maureen Stevens/Katie Boeckman (UD) 8-3
2. Arielle Griffin/Jessica Podlofsky (UM) vs. Claire McNulty/Carley Peck (UD) 5-4, UNF
3. Sonia Bokhari/Chanel Glasper (UM) def. Sammi Hornbarger/Erin Filbradt (UD) 8-2
Order of Finish: 1, 3


    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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