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PSU Women’s Tennis knocks off Lyndon State

            PLYMOUTH, N.H. - Plymouth State University swept all six singles matches Tuesday afternoon and posted an 8-1 victory over Lyndon State College in non-conference women's tennis action at the P.E. Center Courts.

            Seniors Jill Deyermond (Atkinson, N.H.) and Briley Boisvert (Goffstown, N.H.) and freshman Buffy Garland (Freedom, N.H.) each picked up two wins for the Panthers.  Deyermond captured her fifth straight victory at No. 1 singles and teamed with Garland for an 8-0 win at No. 1 doubles.  Garland was a winner at No. 4 singles, and Boisvert captured her match at No. 2 singles after pairing up with freshman Nikki Kolb (Gilford, N.H.) to win at No. 3 doubles.

            Other Panther singles winners included sophomores Amanda Arponen (Plymouth, Mass.), Denise Huckins (Holderness, N.H.) and Melissa Castellano (East Northport, N.Y.) at Nos. 3, 4 and 6, respectively.

            Lyndon State's only decision came at No. 2 doubles, where sophomore Sue Promphong (St. Johnsbury, Vt.) and freshman Becca Irwin (Monmouth, Maine) pulled out an 8-4 win.

            PSU, 4-7 overall, plays its final home match of the season this Saturday against Little East Conference foe Western Connecticut (11:00 a.m.). LSC, 2-5, returns home to host Mass. College of Liberal Arts Saturday at 1:00 p.m. Plymouth State 8, Lyndon State 1

#1    Jill Deyermond/Buffy Garland (PSU) def. Ashley Dewhurst/Jenn Falsetti (LSC), 8-0
#2    Sue Promphong/Becca Irwin (LSC) def. Amanda Arponen/Denise Huckins (PSU), 8-4
#3    Briley Boisvert/Nikki Kolb (PSU) def. Jessica Donaghy/Aida Bolic (LSC), 8-0

#1    Jill Deyermond (PSU) def. Sue Promphong (LSC), 6-0, 6-1
#2    Briley Boisvert (PSU) def. Ashley Dewhurst (LSC), 7-5, 4-6, (10-8)
#3    Amanda Arponen (PSU) def. Jenn Falsetti (LSC), 6-3, 0-6, (11-9)
#4    Buffy Garland (PSU) def. Becca Irwin (LSC), 6-2, 7-5
#5    Denise Huckins (PSU) def. Aida Bolic (LSC), 6-1, 6-2
#6    Melissa Castellano (PSU) def. Jessica Donaghy (LSC), 6-2, 6-1

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