Huskies Narrowly Defeated by Friars

Srna Stosljevic won in three sets at one singles.
Srna Stosljevic won in three sets at one singles. UCONNHUSKIESDOTCOM

April 10, 2013

PROVIDENCE, R.I. - The University of Connecticut women's tennis team was narrowly defeated by BIG EAST foe Providence, 4-3, on Monday afternoon.

The Huskies claimed the doubles point with an 8-4 victory for senior Abby McKeon (Westford, Mass.) and junior Lucy Nutting (Wilmington, Del.) and an 8-2 win for sophomore Maxene Weinberg (Marietta, Ga.) and freshman Srna Stosljevic (Novi Sad, Serbia).

Stosljevic also picked up a three set win at one singles; 6-7 (5), 6-3, 6-4.  McKeon was victorious in three sets at four singles; 6-3, 4-6, 6-2.

Providence 4, Connecticut 3

Doubles:
1. McKeon/Nutting (UCONN) def. Aviles/Bernardez (PC)  8-4
2. Weinberg/Stosljevic (UCONN) def. Prinos/Corder (PC)  8-2
3. Zangari/Hogan (PC) def. Learmonth/Gargiulo (UCONN)  8-5

Singles:
1. Srna Stosljevic (UCONN) def. Marisela Aviles (PC)  6-7(5), 6-3, 6-4|
2. Maria Clara Bernardez (PC) def. Maxene Weinberg (UCONN)  6-3, 6-3
3. Alana Prinos (PC) def. Lucy Nutting (UCONN)  6-3, 3-6, 6-3
4. Abby McKeon (UCONN) def. Taylor Corder (PC)  6-3, 4-6, 6-2
5. Hannah Zangari (PC) def. Natalie Robson (UCONN)  6-3, 6-2
6. Karen Ramirez (PC) def. Jennifer Learmonth (UCONN)  4-6, 6-2, 6-2