Women's Tennis Takes on Endicott in First Dual of the Year

Women's Tennis Takes on Endicott in First Dual of the Year

LOCATION: Norton, Mass. (Clark Tennis CourtS) 

THE RUNDOWN:  

  • The Wheaton College women's tennis team took to the Clark Tennis Courts Thursday evening for a non-conference dual against the Endicott Gulls, with the Gulls coming out with a 6-1 victory over the host Lyons.
  • Playing Division I rules, which makes doubles count as one point rather than three, the Gulls took two out of the three matches. Wheaton's lone doubles win came in the No. 1 spot from Ines de Bracamonte and Connor O'Keefe who took down Gretta Hartman and Fernanda Trevino 6-4. The Lyons other two doubles teams both lost 6-2. 
  • de Bracamonte earned Wheaton its lone singles point, defeating Hayley Barnett 6-1, 6-0 in the top spot. 
  • Both Allison Burton and Harley Swainston battled strong in their singles matches, forcing three sets, but both were unable to take down their competition.  

UP NEXT: Women's tennis returns to action on Sunday, Oct. 7 at the Connecticut College Invitational.