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Women's Tennis News & Highlights

March 21, 2014

Eagles Hold Off Owls

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Megan Klosterman won No. 2 singles 6-1, 5-7, 10-4

BRYN MAWR, Pa.—Eastern Women’s Tennis defeated the Bryn Mawr College Owls 7-2 on Friday afternoon.

The Eagles swept doubles play and picked up wins in singles play from Jenna Laubach, Megan Klosterman, Elaine Grazulis, and Nicole Filipek.

With the win, the Eagles improved to 3-3 while the Owls dipped to 5-4.

Eastern took the doubles matches 8-3, 8-5 and 8-4. Eastern mixed up its No. 2 and 3 doubles and saw good results. Coach Mark Spangler said that in doubles play they did a great job of getting to the net and poaching balls.

In singles play, Klosterman and Grazulis won their matches in a third set super-tiebreaker.

Laubach won a tight match in No. 1 singles, winning 6-2, 7-6 (9-7).

“She played really well from the baseline,” Spangler said. “She’s playing really well overall now. I’m very confident in her in close games.”

Next week, the Eagles play at home on Wednesday and Thursday and then on the road on Saturday.


Singles competition
1. Jenna Laubach (EUWT) def. Vivien Chen (BMC) 3-6, 7-6, 10-8
2. Megan Klosterman (EUWT) def. Jenny Vogel (BMC) 6-4, 7-6
3. Eliza Perocchi (BMC) def. Jenn Balbi (EUWT) 6-3, 6-0
4. Elaine Grazulis (EUWT) def. Melina Koukoutchos (BMC) 6-3, 3-6, 10-8
5. Kendall Baller (BMC) def. Laura Thomas (EUWT) 7-5, 6-2
6. Nicole Filipek (EUWT) def. Molly MacDougall (BMC) 6-1, 6-2

 

 

Doubles competition
1. Jenna Laubach/Megan Klosterman (EUWT) def. Vivien Chen/Eliza Perocchi (BMC) 8-3
2. Nicole Filipek/Laura Thomas (EUWT) def. Eram Haider/Jenny Vogel (BMC) 8-5
3. Jenn Balbi/Elaine Grazulis (EUWT) def. Kendall Baller/Melina Koukoutchos (BMC) 8-4

 

Match Notes
Eastern 3-3
Bryn Mawr 5-4

 

Updated: Saturday, 22 March 2014

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Mark Spangler

Mark Spangler

Coach Spangler enters his fourth year at the helm of the Eastern Women's Tennis Program.

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