Trinity Overwhelms Women's Tennis, 8-1
BABSON PARK, Mass. – The Babson College women’s tennis team fell to visiting Trinity College, 8-1 on Saturday afternoon at Farwell Courts.
Sophomore Rebecca Stone (Dover, Mass.) won the Beavers lone match of the day at the number two singles spot where she defeated sophomore Kelsey Semrod (Princeton, N.J.), 7-5, 6-0.
Trinity College first-year Hillary Hoyt (New York, N.Y.) had two wins at the number one singles and doubles spot. In her singles match she defeated Babson senior Jes Huang (Andover, Mass.), 6-3, 6-2 and in the number one doubles spot, her and partner Olivia Merns (New York, N.Y.) defeated Huang and Stone, 8-5. Mearns also won her singles match at the number five spot, 6-3, 6-3. Also earning two wins for Trinity was sophomore Kelsey Semrod (Princeton, N.J.) who defeated senior Lorena Becerra (Key Biscayne, Fla.), 6-0, 4-6, 1-0 (10-2) at the number three sinlges position. With partner Frances Cameron (Mill Valley, Calif.) Semrod also won at the number two doubles spot, 8-5. Cameron also had a singles win at the number six spot over sophomore Ashley Lake (Brockton, Mass.), 6-3, 6-0. Junior Arielle Leben (New York, N.Y.) won her two matches at the number four singles spot, 6-2, 6-0 and at the number three doubles spot with partner Jillian Steckloff (Framingham, Mass.), 8-0.
The Beavers will play in their final match of the year on Friday, April 9th when they host Salve Regina at 3:30pm.