Katherine Braganca (Pawtucket, RI) and freshman Grace
Zangari (Saunderstown, RI) each picked up a pair of wins to help
the Rhode Island College womens tennis team remain undefeated on
the year with an 8-1 win at Western Connecticut in a Little East
Conference matchup on Saturday afternoon.
HOW IT HAPPENED
Braganca posted a perfect (6-0, 6-0) win at No. 3 singles against
sophomore Pooja Dudhedia (Brookfield, CT) and teamed with
freshman Emily Orticerio (Smithfield, RI) for an 8-0 win at
No. 2 doubles over the Western Connecticut pair of sophomore
Sarah Warkoski (Bristol, CT) and freshman Lesley Coronel
Zangari registered a
(6-0, 6-3) win over junior Carole Allers (Wilton, CT) and
teamed with freshman Victoria Vittori (New Bedford, MA) for
an 8-2 win at the third doubles spot against the Colonials team of
Dudhedia and junior Lianne Maynard (Milford, CT).
RIC senior Dayna
Reilly (Swansea, MA) posted a (6-0, 6-1) win against sophomore
Emma Chapman (Danbury, CT) at No. 1 singles.
Hailey Raskob (North Smithfield, RI) recorded a (6-0, 6-0) win
against Coronel at the No. 4 singles spot, while senior Laura
Nastasi (Smithville, NJ) recorded a (6-2, 4-6, 1-0) win over
Warkoski at the No. 4 singles spot.
Ten Eyck (Warwick, RI) rounded out the winners on the afternoon
for the Anchorwomen, posting a (6-1, 6-0) win against Gabriella
Orsini (Watertown, CT) at the sixth singles spot.
Allers and Chapman
notched the lone win on the day for Western Connecticut, defeating
Reilly and Ten Eyck by a score of 8-4 at the third doubles spot.