WOMEN’S TENNIS DEFEATED BY FAIRFIELD, 7-0
WEST LONG BRANCH, NJ – A day after being edged by MAAC opponent Niagara, the Monmouth University women’s tennis team was defeated by conference foe Fairfield, 7-0. Adriana Armendariz won her first set at #1 singles by a score of 7-5, but was ultimately defeated in the third set, 10-8. Kendal Kauffman won her second set before eventually falling to Fairfield’s #4 Jessica Pil. Alexandra Graff and Victoria Nugent nearly won at #1 doubles, but were outlasted by the Stags, 6-4. At #2 doubles, Armendariz and Maria Ivanova almost came up with the win, but were defeated 7-6.
1. Stuhlmann, Sarah (FFD) def. Armendariz, Adriana (MONW) 5-7, 6-0, 10-8
2. Aragones, Nicole (FFD) def. Graff, Alexandra (MONW) 6-4, 6-2
3. Prinos, Diana (FFD) def. Nugent, Victoria (MONW) 6-4, 6-1
4. Pil, Jessica (FFD) def. Kauffman, Kendal (MONW) 6-0, 5-7, 10-5
5. Vertula, Shelby (FFD) def. Gabriel, Chioma (MONW) 6-1, 6-0
6. Lombardi, Emily (FFD) def. Ivanova, Maria (MONW) 6-0, 6-0
Monmouth will host LaSalle this Wednesday at 3:30 PM. The Hawks will then travel to UMES a day later for a 3:30 PM serve.