Women's Tennis Rolls Over Villanova, 6-1

Alexa Gregory has led the Huskies to a .500 record this spring.

April 2, 2012

STORRS, Conn. - The women's tennis squad continued its excellent play with a 6-1 victory at Villanova on Sunday afternoon. The Huskies have won seven of the last eight matches since March 9. UConn's overall record improved to 7-7 with the result.

UConn swept doubles play and continued the momentum into singles action where Connecticut went 5-1.

UConn 6, Villanova 1

Doubles:

# 1. Jen Learmonth / Maxene Weinberg (UConn) Def. Mancini/West (VU) 8-3
# 2. Alexa Gregory / Lucy Nutting (UConn) Def. Solberg/Gobberg (VU) 8-3
# 3. Abby McKeon / Marie Gargiulo (UConn) Def. Donadio/Cognetti (VU) 8-3

Singles:

# 1. Mikelle Mancini (Villanova) Def. Jennifer Learmonth (UConn) vs. 6-3/6-7 (3)
# 2. Alexa Gregory (UConn) Def. Allison Solberg (Villanova) 6-0 / 6-2
# 3. Maxene Weinberg (UConn) Def. Sydney West (Villanova) 6-2/6-4
# 4. Lucy Nutting (UConn) Def. Kate Pettee (Villanova) 6-3/7-5
# 5. Abby McKeon (UConn) Def. Wesleigh Donadio (Villanova) 6-1/6-1
# 6. Lauren Wilmarth (UConn) Def. Kristin Gobberg (Villanova) 6-2/6-4