Hoyas Win Fifth Straight with 6-1 Victory at Villanova

Liz Hamlin won at fifth singles and won 9-8 at one doubles at Villanova.

April 4, 2013

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WASHINGTON - The Georgetown University women's tennis program (12-4; 3-2 BIG EAST) is on a five-match winning streak after defeating fellow BIG EAST member Villanova, 6-1. The Hoyas won five of six singles matches along with the doubles point. GU is now 3-2 in league play, is 7-1 on the road and has a 12-4 overall mark.

GU took two of three doubles matches to gain the doubles point. The tandem of Elizabeth Hamlin (Haverford, Pa./The Episcopal School) and Victoria Sekely (Mississaga, Ontario/Lone Park Secondary School) hung on for a 9-8 win at one doubles. Madeline Jaeger (Laguna Beach, Calif./Laguna Beach) and Kelly Comolli (Newburyport, Mass./Philips Exeter Academy) had a little easier time on court two, winning 8-5.

Four of the Hoyas five wins in singles came in straight sets. Sekely won 6-1, 6-2 at number one and Jaeger secured a 7-5, 6-3 win at three. The other straight set winners were Hamlin, 6-4, 6-0, at five and Taylor Perz (Gibsonia, Pa./Pine-Richland) cruising at six, 6-2, 1-0.

Panarese fought off a slow second set to win in three sets on court four, 6-4, 1-6, 6-2.

The Hoyas come home this weekend and begin a four match home stretch. On Friday, April 5, California (Pa.) comes to D.C. for a 2 p.m. match and then on Saturday, April 6, East Carolina visits the McDonough Outdoor Tennis Complex at 2 p.m.

 

 

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March 24
12:00 PM
St. Johns
Flushing, N.Y.
March 27
3:30 PM
George Mason
Fairfax, Va.
March 30
6:00 PM
Towson
Towson, Md.
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12:00 PM
DePaul
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Navy
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