Springfield, Mass. -- October 6, 2011 -- Sam Carney and Jen Cleary led the Springfield College women's tennis team to a 9-0 victory over Rhode Island College this afternoon in non-conference play at SC's Appleton Courts. The win allowed Springfield to raise its record to 3-5 overall.
RIC falls to 1-12. Springfield has now won three of its last four outings.
Sam Carney, a junior from Franklin, Mass., won her singles match at No. 1 over Chelsea Brown, 6-2, 6-1. Jen Cleary, a sophomore from Nahant, Mass., won her match at No. 2 over Gaby Batek, 6-1, 6-0.
All the singles matches were won in straight sets. Junior Erin Woodbury (Portland, Me.) won at No. 3, 6-2, 6-1. Junior Vanessa Senecal (Seekonk, Mass.) was a victor at No. 4, 6-2, 6-1. Junior Siana Green (Pomfret, Conn.) was a winner at No. 5, 6-0, 6-0. And sophomore Sydney Streimer (Mystic, Conn,.) won at No. 6 , 6-0, 6-0.
The SC doubles teams were also victorious. Carney and Cleary won at No. 1, 8-0. The duo of Senecal and Streimer were victorious at No. 2, 8-2. And senior Sarah Morgan (Wakefield, R.I.) and junior Amy Buttarazzi (Scarborough, Me.) won at No. 3, 8-0.
Final Score -- Springfield 9, RIC 0
1) Sam Carney/Jen Cleary (SC) def. Chelsea Brown/Gaby Batek (RIC), 8-0
2) Vanessa Senecal/Sydney Streimer (SC) def. Doris Belanger/Gianna Vallante (RIC), 8-2
3) Sarah Morgan/Amy Buttarazzi (SC) def. Taylor Clark/Amanda Ferri (RIC), 8-0
1) Carney (SC) def. Brown (RIC), 6-2, 6-1
2) Cleary (SC) def. Batek (RIC), 6-1, 6-0
3) Woodbury (SC) def. Belanger (RIC), 6-2, 6-1
4) Senecal (SC) def. Vallante (RIC), 6-2, 6-1
5) Green (SC) def. Clark (RIC), 6-0, 6-0
6) Streimer (SC) def. Ferri (RIC), 6-0, 6-0