October 8, 2012

Toomanjian, Naqvi, Iverson shine, but Lynx fall to Newbury

CHESTNUT HILL, MA -- Freshman Meghann Toomanjian teamed with Aleena Naqvi in picking up a third doubles victory, but Newbury won five of six singles points in its 7-2 win Monday afternoon in New England Collegiate Conference women's tennis play.

Both Toomanjian and Naqvi secured her first doubles win of the season, as the duo teamed for an emphatic 8-1 win over Hazel Gammad and Hannah Weiner.

Lesley sophomore Carissa Iverson, meanwhile, notched a second straight victory in sixth singles, beating Hannah Weiner 6-4, 6-1, but led by Sarah Harris and Jennifer Swafford, the Nighthawks won all five other singles points.

Harris defeated Hannah Phalen 6-0, 3-6, 6-1 in No. 1 singles after teaming with Alexandra Derderian in a top doubles win, and Swafford upended Toomanjian and teamed with Julie MacLeod for an 8-3 second doubles win.

Lesley returns to play on Wednesday at Bay Path at 3:30 p.m.

 Newbury 7, Lesley University 2
10/08/12 at Chestnut Hill, MA (Pine Manor College Tennis Courts)

Singles competition
1. Sarah Harris (NCWT) def. Hannah Phalen (LUW) 6-0, 3-6, 6-1
2. Jennifer Swafford (NCWT) def. Meghann Toomanjian (LUW) 6-0, 6-0
3. Alexandra Derderian (NCWT) def. Emma True (LUW) 6-2, 6-2
4. Julie MacLeod (NCWT) def. Aleena Naqvi (LUW) 6-0, 6-1
5. Hazel Gammad (NCWT) def. Molly Phelps (LUW) 3-6, 6-4, 12-10
6. Carissa Iverson (LUW) def. Hannah Weiner (NCWT) 6-4, 6-1
Doubles competition
1. Jennifer Swafford/Alexandra Derderian (NCWT) def. Emma True/Molly Phelps (LUW) 8-0
2. Sarah Harris/Julie MacLeod (NCWT) def. Jillian Clarke/Hannah Phalen (LUW) 8-3
3. Meghann Toomanjian/Aleena Naqvi (LUW) def. Hazel Gammad/Hannah Weiner (NCWT) 8-1
Match Notes
Lesley University 0-10 (0-8 NECC)
Newbury 4-7 (2-4 NECC)

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