Senior Dayna Reilly (Swansea, MA) notched a pair of victories
to help the Rhode Island College women’s tennis extend its winning
streak to 11 straight matches to open the 2017 campaign in a 7-2
victory over UMass Dartmouth in a Little East Conference contest
played at the RIC Tennis Center on Tuesday afternoon.
• RIC stormed out to the 3-0 advantage after a clean sweep in
doubles action. Reilly teamed with freshman Laurel Ten Eyck
(Warwick, RI) for an 8-1 win against junior UMD Jenna Lahaie
(Lakeville, MA) and sophomore Jamie Fastino (Rehoboth, MA)
at the No. 1 spot. Reilly defeated Lahaie (6-1, 6-4) at No. 1
singles. Senior Molina Oung (Bourne, MA) defeated Ten Eyck
(0-6, 7-6 (7-3), 11-9) at No. 6 singles to earn a point for UMass
• Junior Katherine Braganca
(Pawtucket, RI) and freshman Emily Orticerio (Smithfield, RI)
teamed for an 8-4 win at No. 2 doubles for the Anchorwomen,
defeating senior Mollie McCaffrey (Taunton, MA) and senior
Jillian Reichert (Marion, MA). Braganca recorded a (6-0, 6-0)
win against McCaffrey at No. 3 singles.
• Freshmen Grace Zangari
(Saunderstown, RI) and Victoria Vittori (New Bedford, MA)
posted a 9-7 win against senior Samantha Rollings (Tiverton, RI)
and senior Kerry Magoon (Marshfield, MA) at No. 3 doubles.
Zangari also posted a (6-0, 6-0) win over Magoon at No. 2 singles.
• RIC freshman Hailey Raskob
(North Smithfield, RI) recorded a (6-2, 6-1) win against
Rollings at No. 5 singles.
• Fastino posted a (6-4, 6-3) win
over RIC senior Laura Nastasi (Smithville, NJ) at No. 4
singles to notch another point for the Corsairs.