April 13, 2013
WASHINGTON - The Georgetown University women's tennis team (14-6; 3-3) suffered a 7-0 loss at home to BIG EAST foe Rutgers (13-7; 7-2). The Hoyas concluded their regular season with 14 wins and a .500 mark in league play, 3-3. On the season GU recorded a 6-2 record at home.
Georgetown was unable to win any singles matches despite some very close scores. Three matches had to be decided in a third set. Victoria Sekely (Mississaga, Ontario/Lone Park Secondary School), Madeline Jaeger (Laguna Beach, Calif./Laguna Beach) and Elizabeth Hamlin (Haverford, Pa./The Episcopal School) all lost in third sets.
Two other singles matches were close but ultimately ended with identical 6-4, 6-4 losses for Georgetown. Both Kelly Comolli (Newburyport, Mass./Philips Exeter Academy) and Taylor Perz (Gibsonia, Pa./Pine-Richland) lost on courts two and six, respectively.
Rutgers won two of three doubles matches but the Hoya combo of Sekely and Hamlin did win at one doubles, 8-6.
Georgetown's now heads to the BIG EAST Championship held in Tampa, Fla. at University of South Florida's USF Varsity Courts. The BIG EAST Championship runs from Thursday, April 18, through Sunday, April 21. For all of the latest information