Feb. 3, 2013
PITTSBURGH - The University of Pittsburgh women’s tennis team swept St. Bonaventure University by a score of 7-0 on Sunday afternoon at the Alpha Tennis and Fitness Center.
"We played really well today," interim head coach Michaela Kissell-Eddins said. "I was happy to see the girls bounce back from a tough loss on Saturday. As a team, I believe this was our best overall performance and I am very pleased with the progress we are making each match."
Kimmy Borza and Gabby Catanzariti won the first doubles match on court three with a resounding 8-0 victory, while Molly and Amanda Wickman were victorious on court two with a score of 8-1. Taylor Washington and Jocelyn Lu rounded out the doubles sweep with an 8-5 victory on court one.
Five of the six doubles matches were won in straight sets, led by Washington on court one who defeated Fatya Amiri by a score of 6-3, 6-2. Amanda Wickman shut out her opponent on court five, blanking Riley Archer, 6-0, 6-0.
The Panthers continue their home stand next weekend when Pitt hosts Bucknell and St. John’s.