True, Phelps true to form, but Wildcats top Lynx 8-1

True, Phelps true to form, but Wildcats top Lynx 8-1

CAMBRIDGE, MA -- Bay Path improved to 8-2 on the season by knocking off host Lesley University, 8-1, in New England Collegiate Conference women's tennis play Wednesday night at the Nicholas Athletics Center.

Bay Path junior Symone Watson (Hamden, CT/Hamden) earned a 6-1, 6-0 win over Katie Side in No. 1 singles play, and Wildcats sophomore Stephanie Morin (Springfield, MA/Sabis Intl.) defeated Hannah Phalen 7-5, 6-0 in second singles before teaming with Watson to beat Side and Jillian Clarke 8-0 in top doubles play.

For the Lynx, the sophomore duo of Emma True (Lee, NH/Oyster River) and Molly Phelps (Durham, NH/Oyster River) earned a second straight win in second doubles, defeating  Teanna Montoya and Abigail Janneke 8-7 for the Lynx lone point on the night.

The Wildcats swept singles play, earning all six points in improving to 3-1 in NECC matches.

Lesley (0-6, 0-4 NECC) returns to play Saturday morning at home against Becker at 11:00. Bay Path also remains in NECC play on Saturday, playing host to Newbury at noon.

Bay Path 8, Lesley University 1
09/26/12 at Cambridge, MA (Nicholas Athletics Center)

Singles competition
1. Symone Watson (BPWT) def. Katie Side (LUW) 6-1, 6-0
2. Stephanie Morin (BPWT) def. Hannah Phalen (LUW) 7-5, 6-0
3. Brittany Walsh (BPWT) def. Emma True (LUW) 6-1, 6-2
4. Teanna Montoya (BPWT) def. Meghann Toomanjian (LUW) 6-0, 6-1
5. Taylor Wood (BPWT) def. Molly Phelps (LUW) 6-0, 6-1
6. Abigail Janneke (BPWT) def. Jillian Clarke (LUW) 6-0, 6-2
Doubles competition
1. Symone Watson/Stephanie Morin (BPWT) def. Katie Side/Jillian Clarke (LUW) 8-0
2. Emma True/Molly Phelps (LUW) def. Teanna Montoya/Abigail Janneke (BPWT) 8-7
3. Brittany Walsh/Taylor Wood (BPWT) def. Hannah Phalen/Aleena Naqvi (LUW) 8-2
Match Notes
Bay Path 8-2, 3-1 NECC
Lesley University 0-6, 0-4 NECC