Babson Halts Women's Tennis In NEWMAC Quarterfinals
BABSON PARK, Mass., October 22, 2005 - Babson College senior Fran Russo won at #2 singles (6-0, 6-2) and teamed up with Courtney Farrell at #2 doubles for an 8-0 win as the third-seeded Beavers swept the sixth-seeded Springfield College Pride, 5-0, in quarterfinal action at this afternoon's (Oct. 22) New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Women's Tennis Tournament.
Babson advances to take on No. 2 MIT in the semifinal round later this afternoon, in a 2:00 p.m. match start. For SC, the Pride finishes its season at 3-11 overall and 2-5 in NEWMAC play.
2005 NEWMAC Tournament Quarterfinal
at Babson College
#1 - Liz Magner/Meena Anvary (B) def. Melissa Weinstein/Meghan Kelly (S), 8-2
#2 - Fran Russo/Courtney Farrell (B) def. Shannon Desroches/Amy Domurad (S), 8-0
#3 - Iryna Neskoromma/Heather Walsh (B) def. Angela Giles/Heidi Eides (S), 8-0
#1 - Farrell (B) vs. Weinstein (S) 6-1, 4-3, DNF
#2 - Russo (B) def. Kelly (S) 6-0, 6-2
#3 - Kali Hogan (B) vs. Desroches (S) 6-3, 4-0, DNF
#4 - Walsh (B) vs. Domurad (S) 6-2, 3-2, DNF
#5 - Anvary (B) def. Jenny Cameron (S) 6-1, 6-0
#6 - Neskoromma (B) vs. Giles (S) 6-2, 3-2, DNF
DNF= Did Not Finish
Head Coach Toby Coffin
Toby Coffin G’01, enters his third year as the head men’s and women’s tennis coach at Springfield College. Coffin, who has coached at numerous high schools in the area, will look to build a program which will contend for a conference crown.
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