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Pitt Tennis Suffers a 6-1 Setback Against Cornell

Lu and her doubles partner Taylor Washington won in first doubles against Cornell

Lu and her doubles partner Taylor Washington won in first doubles against Cornell

March 9, 2013

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PITTSBURGH, Pa.Taylor Washington and Jocelyn Lu won in first doubles, and Amanda Wickman won in fourth singles, but the University of Pittsburgh women’s tennis team (4-6) dropped a 6-1 decision at home to Cornell (6-0) on Saturday afternoon at the Alpha Tennis and Fitness Center.

Washington and Lu improved their doubles record to 4-6 overall with an 8-6 victory over the Big Red duo of O’Neil/Frazier in first doubles. Cornell however, was victorious on courts two and three and took a 1-0 advantage heading into singles.

Amanda Wickman won her third-consecutive singles match and improved her overall record to a team-best 9-1 mark with a 6-4, 6-2 victory against Laila Judeh in fourth singles. She was the only Panther to record a victory in singles against Cornell.

Pitt is back in action tomorrow afternoon as the Panthers look to even their Big East record to 2-2 when they host Rutgers (6-2, 3-0). First serve is set for 2 p.m.