North Adams, MA- The MCLA Women's Tennis team dropped their season opening match to Sage this afternoon by a 9-0 score. The Gators rolled to the win as they are now 1-0 on the season. MCLA falls to 0-1 on the season.
The Gators didn't get much of a fight from MCLA as they took the three doubles matches in convincing fashion. Sadie Dunn and Abbey Clobridge handled Briana Higgins and Mackenna Jordan 8-1 for the first point. Rebecca Jackson and Taylor Gillespie defeated Jessica Dupont and McKenna Clark 8-1 as well for the second point. Alison Trudo and Molly Cochrane earned an 8-2 win over Alyssa Keegan and Ashlee Bartels in the third doubles match to take command heading into Singles play.
The Gators continued their strong play as only the number #4 singles match was stretched to three sets. There, Gillespie handed Clark a 6-1, 2-6, 6-1 setback.
Sage wasn't threatened from there as they earned the season opening sweep.
MCLA is back in action on Tuesday when they take on St. Joseph (CT) on the road.