Pioneers Beaten 6-1 by UMass

Pioneers Beaten 6-1 by UMass

FAIRFIELD, Conn – Sophomore Katie DeRienzo (Douglaston, NY) won her third consecutive match at number one singles Saturday afternoon in a losing effort as the Pioneers fell 6-1 to the UMass Minutewomen. SHU falls to 7-11 on the season.

With her 6-2, 6-3, win over Sonia Bokhari at number one singles, DeRienzo earned her team-high 12th win of the season and has now won six of her last seven matches at the top spot. Nicole Rydzewski (Maspeth, NY) snapped a six match winning streak with a 6-3, 6-2 loss at number four singles.

The Pioneers welcome cross-town rival, Fairfield, to the SHU Tennis Courts on Monday afternoon.


Full Results:



Katie DeRienzo (SHU) def. Sonia Bokhari, 6-2, 6-3

Yuliano Motyl def. Lindsey Post (SHU), 6-0, 6-0

Aarzoo Malik def. Paige Olson (SHU), 6-4, 6-4

Jessica Podlofsky def. Nicole Rydzewski (SHU) 6-3, 6-2

Anna Woosley def. Taylor Gurda (SHU), 6-2, 6-2

Chanel Glasper def. Mariah Wardius (SHU), 6-0, 6-0



Bokhari/Glasper def. Post/Olson (SHU), 8-2

Malik/Podlofsky def. DeRienzo/Rydzewski (SHU), 8-5

Motyl/Woosley def. Gurda/Haley Dubits, 8-1