Sept. 11, 2011
Sophomore Marie Gargiulo and junior Lauren Wilmarth advanced to the semifinals of Pool 3 but fell to a tandem from Bryant, 8-4. In pool play, Gargiulo and Wilmarth defeated Providence, 8-2, and Sacred Heart, 8-0, but fell to Quinnipiac, 8-4.
UConn's duo in Pool 1 consisted of sophomore Jennifer Learmonth and freshman Mexene Weinberg. They fell to Providence (8-5), Bryant (8-4), Quinnipiac (8-1) and Fairfield (8-7 (3)).
The Huskies also sent a tandem of senior Alexa Gregory and Freshman Natalie Robson. They advanced to the semifinals but fell to Quinnipiac, 8-1. In pool play, Gregory and Robson fell to Rhode Island, 8-4, before defeating Hartford, 8-2, and Bryant, 8-6.
The Huskies compete next weekend at the Quinnipiac Invitational beginning on Friday, September 16.