Women's Tennis Rolls Past Lycoming, 9-0, On Tuesday

Sophomore Natasha DeNunzio was one of four Royals with wins in both singles and doubles on Tuesday.
Sophomore Natasha DeNunzio was one of four Royals with wins in both singles and doubles on Tuesday.
Julia
Frattaroli
Emilia
Jakubek
Nastashia
DeNunzio
Emily
Kelly


Box score

Four players earned victories in both singles and doubles as The University of Scranton women's tennis team posted a 9-0 victory over Lycoming on Tuesday afternoon at Royal Courts.

Senior Julia Frattaroli (Newtown, Conn./Newtown), junior Emilia Jakubek (Honesdale, Pa./Scranton Prep) and sophomores Nastashia DeNunzio (Dunmore, Pa./Dunmore) and Emily Kelly (West Chester, Pa./B. Reed Henderson) each posted a pair of victories as the Royals (2-0) posted their second sweep in as many matches.

Frattaroli teamed with DeNunzio for an 8-4 win at no. 1 doubles, then went out and earned a 6-0, 6-2 win at no. 1 singles. DeNunzio made even quicker work of her singles opponent, winning 6-0, 6-0 at no. 2.

Jakubek teamed with Kelly for an 8-2 win at no. 2 doubles, then cruised to a 6-1, 6-1 win at no. 3 singles. Kelly matched DeNunzio by not dropping a game in a 6-0, 6-0 win at no. 4 singles.

Freshman Nicole Denniston (Hawley, Pa./Wallenpaupack) and senior Katherine Loughlin (Binghamton, N.Y./Seton Central Catholic) posted an 8-2 win at no. 3 doubles. Sophomore Sakira Fussner (Kempton, Pa./Kutztown) was a 6-0, 6-1 winner at no. 5 singles, as was freshman Lindsey Roberto (Princeton, N.J./Notre Dame) at no. 6.

The Royals will be back in action on Friday, Sept. 15, when they travel to Annville, Pa. to take on Lebanon Valley at 4 p.m.

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