March 10, 2011

SHU Closes Out Spring Trip with 4-3 Win Over Seton Hall

WINTER PARK, FL - The Sacred Heart women's tennis team closed out their 2011 Spring Break trip with a 4-3 win over Seton Hall.  The Pioneers match with St. John's was postponned due to weather and will be made up later this spring.  Sacred Heart returns north riding a five-match winning streak and an 8-1 dual match record.

The Pioneers won the all important double point with wins at #1 and #2.  Freshman Gabi Kaldan (New Brunswick, NJ) and senior Darcy Demers (Norton, MA) won 8-5 over Pui Wing Sher and Belfin Sunbul at #1.  Senior Elizabeth Harrington (Westerly, RI) and junior Kristina Chao (Needham, MA) won at #2 8-4 over Elizabeth Verow and Courtney Kilarski.

Demers and Chao notches singles wins in the #4 and #5 spots.  Demers beat Kilarski 7-5, 6-2 while Chao won 6-2, 6-1 over Slavina Kaplanska. 

Sacred Heart is back in action on March 19th traveling to Albany.

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