Coffin was hired and began his tenure here on campus in late August.
Today's match began outdoors with Springfield taking a 3-0 lead in doubles.
The rains them came, and the match moved indoors to the SC Field House.
At No. 1 doubles, the SC duo of junior Sam Carney (Franklin, Mass.) and sophomore Jen Cleary (Nahant, Mass.) bested Clark senior Julia Bergeron (Lewiston, Me.) and sophomore Sarah Sachs (Branford, Conn.), 8-0.
At No. 3 doubles, the SC pair of junior Vanessa Senecal (Seekonk, Mass.) and sophomore Sydney Streimer (Mystic, Conn.) defeated sophomore Virginia Cooke (Shelton, Conn.) and Rose Burberry-Martin, 8-2.
Finally, at No. 2 doubles, it was the SC tandem of junior Erin Woodbury (Portland, Me.) and junior Siana Greene (Pomfret, Conn.) edging junior Maggie Swann (Portland, Me.) and junior Kristen Cullity (Carver, Mass.), 8-6.
With the match moved indoors, it was Woodbury, at No. 3 singles, defeating Swann, 6-2, 6-0. That gave SC a 4-0 lead.
Wrapping it up was Carney at No. 1 singles, defeating Sachs, 6-1, 6-3.
Springfield is now 1-4 overall, 1-3 in the NEWMAC. Clark falls to 0-5 overall, 0-4 in the league.
SC will host Suffolk on Monday (Oct. 3) at 4:00 pm.
Springfield 5, Clark 0
1) Sam Carney/Jen Cleary (SC) def. Julia Bergeron/Sarah Sachs (C), 8-0
2) Erin Woodbury/Siana Green (SC) def. Maggie Swann/Kristen Cullity (C), 8-6
3) Vanessa Senecal/Sydney Streimer (SC) def. Virginia Cooke/Rose Burberry-Martin (C), 8-2
1) Carney (SC) def. Sachs (C), 6-1, 6-3
3) Woodbury (SC) def. Swann (C), 6-2, 6-0
Springfield -- 1-4, 1-3 NEWMAC
Clark -- 0-5, 0-4 NEWMAC