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PSU Women’s Tennis dumped by UMass Dartmouth

            PLYMOUTH, N.H. - The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth swept the six singles matches Friday afternoon en route to an 8-1 victory over Plymouth State University in a Little East Conference women's tennis match at the P.E. Center Courts.

            PSU's only victory came at No. 2 doubles, where sophomores Laura Donovan (Acton, Mass.) and Lydia Smith (Marblehead, Mass.) posted an 8-6 victory.

            Junior Amy Lopes (Dartmouth, Mass.) and freshman Courtney Morey (Mashpee, Mass.) led the visitors with two wins apiece.  They won in straight sets at No. 1 and No. 5 singles, respectively, and teamed up for an 8-6 victory at No. 1 doubles.

            Other singles winners for UMD included junior Amber Ubertini (Dalton, Mass.) at No. 2, sophomore Kelsey Grossman (Holliston, Mass.) at No. 3, junior Blair Dalrymple (North Attleboro, Mass.) at No. 4, and freshman Juliet Levangie (Middleboro, Mass.) at No. 6.  Dalrymple and Levangie also posted a win together at No. 3 doubles.

            The Panthers, 0-5 overall and 0-3 in LEC matches, will be back on the court Tuesday with a visit to Castleton for a non-conference match (4:00 p.m.)  UMass Dartmouth, 3-0 overall and 2-0 in the LEC, returns home to host UMass Boston in its home opener on Tuesday (3:30 p.m.) 

UMass Dartmouth 8, Plymouth State 1


1. Amy Lopes (UMD) def. Sara Burke (PSU), 6-4, 6-1

2. Amber Ubertini (UMD) def. Lydia Smith (PSU), 6-2, 6-1

3. Kelsey Grossman (UMD) def. Rachel Figura (PSU), 6-2, 6-1

4. Blair Dalrymple (UMD) def. Lacey Mailman (PSU), 6-3, 6-2

5. Courtney Morey (UMD) def. Buffy Garland (PSU), 7-6 (8-6), 0-6, 1-0 (10-7)

6.Juliet Levangie (UMD) def. Shaina Cyr (PSU), 6-0, 6-1


1. Amy Lopes/Courtney Morey (UMD) def. Sara Burke/Rachel Figura (PSU) 8-6

2. Laura Donovan/Lydia Smith (PSU) def, Kelsey Grossman /Amber Ubertini (UMD), 8-6

3. Blair Dalrymple /Juliet Levangie (UMD) def. Lacey Mailman/Megan Cooper (PSU), 8-6

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