FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

 

 

October 1, 2009

 

 

 

EASTMAN AND RIC WOMENíS TENNIS
DOWN RAMS, 8-1

 

Providence, RIóJunior Jaclyn Eastman (Mansfield, MA) was perfect in a straight set (6-0, 6-0) win at No. 2 singles to help lead the Rhode Island College womenís tennis team to a 8-1 win over Suffolk on Thursday afternoon at the RIC Tennis Courts.

 

 

 

 

 

 Junior Jaclyn Eastman

 

 

 

The win for the Anchorwomen snaps a two-match losing streak as RIC improves to 6-4 on the season. The Rams drop to 4-2.

 

 

 

Eastman paired with junior Brittany LaBarre (Greenville, RI) to pick up an 8-5 win at No. 2 doubles as the hosts swept all of the paired contests. Eastman and LaBarre, along with freshmen Marissa Langellier (Greenville, RI) and Doris Belanger (West Warwick, RI), each won all of their singles and doubles matches on the day.

 

 

 

Suffolk junior Alex Hernandez-Vallant (Newton, MA) earned the Ramsí lone win with a straight set (6-2, 6-1) at No. 1 singles.

 

 

 

In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will resume Little East Conference play at Bridgewater State on Saturday, Oct. 3.

 

 

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