MIDDLEBURY, Vt. – SUNY Geneseo senior Maggie Hale and junior Rachel Ollis teamed for a win at number-two doubles and each claimed a victory in singles to lead the Knights' women's tennis team to a 5-0 win over Farmingdale State in first-round NCAA Tournament play, Friday.
Geneseo (13-8) moves on to face host Middlebury, which was ranked No. 2 in the latest Oracle/ITA Division III Women's Tennis national rankings, on Saturday at 3:00 p.m. The win also advanced the Knights into the second round for the fourth-straight season and for the sixth time in eight NCAA appearances.
Geneseo 5, Farmingdale State 0
No. 1: Lauren Salzano/Anika Pornpitaksuk (G) def. Pricilla Signore/ Tatiana Rosamalia, 8-2
No. 2: Rachel Ollis/Maggie Hale (G) def. Michelle Fredericks/Kayla Reidy, 8-1
No. 3: Vanessa Lam-Tran/Nina Lurie (G) def. Carolann La Monica/Olivia Stauffer, 8-0
No. 1: Lauren Salzano (G) vs. Pricilla Signore, 5-4, unfinished
No. 2: Anika Pornpitaksuk (G) def. Tatiana Rosamalia, 6-3, unfinished
No. 3: Rachel Ollis (G) def. Michell Fredericks, 6-1, 6-2
No. 4: Vanessa Lam-Tran (G) vs. Kayla Reidy, 6-2, 1-0, unfinished
No. 5: Nina Lurie (G) vs. Olivia Stauffer, 6-0, 1-0, unfinished
No. 6: Maggie Hale (G) def. Celine Zollinger, 6-1, 6-0