Sophie Panarese won her singles match at the No. 5 position on Friday.
April 4, 2014
WASHINGTON – The Georgetown women’s tennis team (8-8, 2-2 BIG EAST) moved back to .500 with a BIG EAST matchup victory over Seton Hall (10-7, 2-2 BIG EAST) by the score of 4-3 at the McDonough Outdoor Tennis Complex on Georgetown’s campus on Friday afternoon.
The Hoyas won the vital doubles point, 2-1, to begin the match which turned out to be the difference as the two squads spilt the six singles matches.
Georgetown dropped the No. 1-3 singles matches, but still managed to come away with the Friday afternoon victory.
Freshman Sophia Barnard (Mill Neck, N.Y./Portledge School) won in straight-sets in the No. 4 position for the Hoyas over Seton Hall’s Julia Keenan, 6-4, 7-5, for her eighth win in the dual matches.
Junior Sophie Panarese (Milton, Mass./Milton Academy) won the No. 5 singles match, 6-3, 6-3, over Madison Shoemaker of Seton Hall. Panarese improved her record, from the No. 5 position, to 6-6 on the season with the win.
Sophomore Liselot Koenen (St. Charles, Ill./St. Charles North) defeated Seton Hall’s Julie Martiny in a three-set match from the No. 6 spot. Koenen, who won the match 7-5, 2-6, 6-1, is now 6-6 on the duals season with all six wins coming from the No. 6 singles position.
The Blue & Gray host the Connecticut Huskies in a non-conference match tomorrow, Sat., April 5, at 10 a.m. ET at the McDonough Outdoor Tennis Complex.
Georgetown 4, Seton Hall 3
#1: Pui Wing Sher (SH) def. Victoire Saperstein (GU); 7-5, 6-2
#2: Hannah Liljkevist (SH) def. Kelly Comolli (GU); 6-0, 5-7, 7-5
#3: Rocio Portela-Berrios (SH) def. Madeline Jaeger (GU); 6-4, 6-2
#4: Sophia Barnard (GU) def. Julia Keenan (SH); 6-4, 7-5
#5: Sophie Panarese (GU) def. Madison Shoemaker; 6-3, 6-3
#6: Liselot Koenen (GU) def. Julie Martiny; 7-5, 2-6, 6-1
#1: Liselot Koenen / Victoire Saperstein (GU) def. Pui Wing Sher / Rocio Portela-Berrios (SH); 8-5
#2: Kelly Comolli / Madeline Jaeger (GU) def. Madison Shoemaker / Julia Keenan (SH); 8-3
#3: Hannah Liljkevist / Alexandra Landert (SH) def. Taylor Perz / Sophie Panarese (GU); 8-5
Hoyas End Regular Season On A High Note, Defeat...
The Hoya women's tennis team ended the regular season on a high note as they defeated UMBC, 5-2, ...
Women's Tennis Picks Up 10th Win Of The Season
The women's tennis squad picked up its 10th victory of the season on Saturday afternoon when it...
Women's Tennis Defeats Morgan State 5-2
The Georgetown women's tennis team defeated Morgan State 5-2 on Thursday afternoon to move to 9-4...
Hoyas Fall 4-3 In Hard-Fought Match Against...
The Georgetown women's tennis squad fought hard against the Richmond Spiders, but fell 4-3 on...
Georgetown Women's Tennis Falls to Penn
The Georgetown women's tennis team suffered its first loss in over a month on Friday when it fell...
Hoyas Extend Winning Streak to Four with Win...
The Georgetown University women's tennis team defeated Seton Hall on Saturday in Morristown, N.J....
Hoya Women Defeat Navy 6-1
The Georgetown women's tennis team extended its win streak to three on Thursday afternoon when it...
Hoyas Defeat Towson Tigers 5-2
The Georgetown women's tennis team won its second straight match on Wednesday afternoon when it...
DOWNLOAD SCHEDULE: Add to calendar
There are no upcoming events.
- Online Stores & Tickets