Saint Joseph's Women's Tennis Falls At Navy

ANNAPOLIS, Md. - The Saint Joseph's women's tennis team posted a strong effort in its Spring opening match at Navy on Saturday. The Hawks got a win from junior Casey Robinson at No. 1 singles, but eventually fell, 6-1, to Navy.

Opening with doubles competition, Robinson and freshman Aurora Davis picked up a victory at the top flight, downing Emani Decquir and Stefanie Ton, 8-3. The Midshipmen rebounded for wins at the second and third flights to earn the first point of the match.

Robinson got the Hawks on the board at No. 1 singles, earning a 6-1, 6-4 victory over Darien Sears to improve to 8-1 overall. Davis posted a strong outing at No. 3 singles, but eventually fell in three sets, 6-7, 6-2, 2-10 to Stefanie Ton.

The Midshipmen picked up wins at the remaining singles flights to earn the win.

The Hawks fall to 1-1 overall with the loss and look to bounce back Sunday at UMBC.

1) Casey Robinson (SJU) d. Darien Sears (Navy), 6-1, 6-4
2) Emani Decquir (Navy) d. Devi Jadeja (SJU), 6-3, 6-2
3) Stefanie Ton (Navy) d. Aurora Davis (SJU), 7-6 (0), 2-6, 1-0 (10-2)
4) Erin Snook (Navy) d. Laura Matz (SJU), 6-0, 6-1
5) Gabby Winter (Navy) d. Lauren Roy (SJU), 6-0, 6-0
6) Abby Shewalter (Navy) d. Nicole Esposito (SJU), 6-2, 6-2




1) Davis / Robinson (SJU) d. Decquir / Ton (Navy), 8-3
2) Kaufmann / Snook (Navy) d. Esposito / Roy (SJU), 8-1
3) Sears / Shewalter (Navy) d. Jadeja / Matz (SJU), 8-1
EXH) Das / Winter (Navy) d. Kelly Mulquin / Jenna Procyk (SJU), 8-6
EXH) Houle / Olsen (Navy) d. Michele Vona / Tara Walsh (SJU), 8-3

We encourage respectful comments but reserve the right to delete anything that doesn't contribute to an engaging dialogue
Help us moderate this thread by flagging comments that violate our guidelines

Comment policy: comments are intended to be civil, friendly conversations. Please treat other participants with respect and in a way that you would want to be treated. You are responsible for what you say. And please, stay on topic. If you see an objectionable post, please report it to us using the "Report Abuse" option.

Please note that comments are monitored by staff. We reserve the right at all times to remove any information or materials that are unlawful, threatening, abusive, libelous, defamatory, obscene, vulgar, pornographic, profane, indecent or otherwise objectionable. Personal attacks, especially on other participants, are not permitted. We reserve the right to permanently block any user who violates these terms and conditions.

Additionally comments that are long, have multiple paragraph breaks, include code, or include hyperlinks may not be posted.

Load comments
Continue Reading