Ephs advance in D-III tennis

Tuesday May 22, 2012

CARY, N.C. -- The Williams College tennis teams have advanced to the NCAA Division III semifinal round.

The Williams women, seeking their fifth consecutive D-III title, rolled to a 5-1 win over Claremont-Mudd Scripps. The women will play Emory today at 12:30.

The Williams men had a more difficult time, beating NESCAC rival Bowdoin 5-3.

The Eph men will play Emory at 9 this morning.

High School Tennis
Greylock girls 3, Taconic 2

WILLIAMSTOWN -- Tyra Nurmi and Natalia Renzi's three-set win at second doubles clinched the victory for the Mounties.

The pair won the match on a deuce point that gave them a 6-4 victory in the third set.


Singles -- 1. Sophia Santore (G) def. Isabelle George 6-0, 6-2; 2. Emily Rice (T) def. Laura Nolan 6-3, 6-3; 3. Angela O'Neil (T) def. Katie Swoap 4-6, 7-5, 7-5.

Doubles -- 1. Alexandra DeVeaux/Margot Besnard (G) def. Alexis Savery/Kristina Walser 6-3, 6-0; 2. Tyra Nurmi/Natalia Renzi (G) def. Jess McDermott/Min He 6-2, 3-6, 6-4.

Greylock boys 5, Taconic 0

WILLIAMSTOWN -- The Mounties had an easy time topping visiting Taconic, 5-0 at home.

Greylock's trio of singles players all won in straight sets. Jonah Majumder made quick work of Kevin Osorio at first singles, winning 6-1, 6-1.


Singles -- 1. Jonah Majumder def. Kevin Osorio 6-1, 6-1; 2. Jake Foehl def. Chase Gavin 6-0, 6-4; 3. John Carabinos def. Chris Coughlin 6-2, 6-4.

Doubles -- 1. Jesse Foehl/Will Nolan def. Pat Coughlin/Tyler Tropania 6-3, 6-0; 2. Alex White/Nate Majumder def. Jack Quattrochi/AJ Castillo 6-2, 6-0


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