Women's Tennis is Swept on the Road

Women's Tennis is Swept on the Road

CARLISLE, Pa. – The Goucher College women's tennis team ( 0-2, Landmark 0-0) lost to Dickinson College 0-9 on the road Tuesday afternoon.

The Gophers trailed the Red Devils 0-3 following doubles play. The duo of Mandile Mpofu (Harare, Zimbabwe) and Ali Gorson-Morrow (Broomall, Pa.) fell 2-8 at #1 doubles. Goucher dropped #2 and #3 doubles 2-8 and 1-8, respectively.

Mpofu battled at #1 singles, but ultimately fell 3-6, 3-6. Junior Ali Tomasevich (Harleysville, Pa.) took two games in each set at #4 singles.

The Gophers are back in action on Saturday at the Goucher College Invitational beginning at 9 a.m.

How It Happened:

Doubles competition

1. Lauren Altschuler/Alexandra Epstein (DCW) def. Mandile Mpofu/A. Gorson-Morrow (GOUW) 8-2

2. Hanna Butler/Olivia Shea (DCW) def. M. Egan-Brooks/Ali Tomasevich (GOUW) 8-2

3. Julia Poster/Elisa Varletta (DCW) def. M. Balasubramanian/Morgan Hartman (GOUW) 8-1


Singles competition

1. Hanna Butler (DCW) def. Mandile Mpofu (GOUW) 6-3, 6-3

2. Alexandra Epstein (DCW) def. A. Gorson-Morrow (GOUW) 6-2, 6-1

3. Olivia Shea (DCW) def. M. Egan-Brooks (GOUW) 6-1, 6-2

4. Neve Brennan (DCW) def. Ali Tomasevich (GOUW) 6-2, 6-2

5. Julia Poster (DCW) def. Katie Mazerka (GOUW) 6-2, 6-0

6. Kirsten Brodeen (DCW) def. M. Balasubramanian (GOUW) 6-1, 6-0