CHARLOTTE, N.C. - The Saint Joseph's women's tennis team fell to Queens University, 5-2, Saturday afternoon.
The Hawks opened the match capturing the first point with wins at the first and third flights. Claire Minnoe and Alex Zachem were 8-6 winners ay the first flight, while Sarah Contrata and Katherine Devlin teamed for an 8-4 win at the third flight.
Moving to singles play, Contrata was a 6-3, 6-4 winner over Isabel Fornies at the sixth flight. However, Queens captured the other singles matches to earn the team win.
The Hawks (3-4) are back in action on Sunday versus Davidson.
1. Claire Minnoe/Alex Zachem (SJU) def. Marta Gonzalez/Melissa Laing (QUWTN) 8-6
2. Carlotta Nassi/Ana Bolson (QUWTN) def. Maureen Devlin/Isis Gill-Reid (SJU) 8-2
3. Sarah Contrata/Katherine Devlin (SJU) def. Caroline Nielsen/Hannah Lehfeldt (QUWTN) 8-4
1. Carlotta Nassi (QUWTN) def. Claire Minnoe (SJU) 6-3, 4-6, 7-6 (2)
2. Marta Gonzalez (QUWTN) def. Maureen Devlin (SJU) 6-3, 6-2
3. Melissa Laing (QUWTN) def. Isis Gill-Reid (SJU) 4-6, 6-1, 6-3
4. Caroline Nielsen (QUWTN) def. Alex Zachem (SJU) 1-6, 6-1, 6-4
5. Hannah Lehfeldt (QUWTN) def. Katherine Devlin (SJU) 6-1, 6-1
6. Sarah Contrata (SJU) def. Isabel Fornies (QUWTN) 6-3, 6-4