Trinity Women's Tennis Beaten At Williams

Elena Pellegrini '20
Elena Pellegrini '20

Williamstown, Mass. - First-year Ashley Walker (New Canaan, Conn.) won, 6-4, 6-1, at sixth singles for her team's lone point, but the visiting Trinity College Bantams dropped an 8-1 decision against the Williams College Ephs in New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) women's tennis action this afternoon.  Trinity falls to 1-6 overall and 0-3 in the NESCAC, while the No. 8-ranked Ephs improve to 4-5 overall and 1-2 in the league.  Bantam junior Elena Pellegrini (Leghorn, Italy) played a competitive match at the top of the singles ladder, taking the first set easily, 6-1, before losing to Williams' Leah Bush, 6-0, in the second and, 10-4, in the tiebreaker.

MATCH RESULTS
Doubles
1. W- Leah Bush/Julie Pham d. Julia Brogan/Elena Pellegrini, 8-3
2. W- Korina Neveux/Emily Zheng d. Marta Drausnik/Jillian Winer, 8-1
3. W- Chloe Henderson/Maxine Ng d. Lily Everett/Janie Weber, 8-2
Singles
1. W- Bush d. Pellegrini, 1-6, 6-0, 10-4
2. W- Henderson d. Drausnik, 6-2, 6-2
3. W- Neveux d. Brogan, 6-2, 6-0
4. W- Pham d. Krista Jiranek, 6-1, 6-1
5. W- Ng d. Winer, 6-3, 7-5
6. TC- Ashley Walker d. Sarah Yang, 6-4, 6-1
Williams 8, Trinity (Conn.) 1