Jacobs, Parikh Fall in ITA New England Regionals

Jacobs, Parikh Fall in ITA New England Regionals

WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. - Lions sophomores Sabrina Jacobs (Demarest, N.J.) and Alisha Parikh (Los Altos, Calif.) traveled to the extreme Northwestern corner of Massachusetts to take part in the Intercollegiate Tennis Association New England Regional Championships, hosted by Williams College. 

Parikh had the toughest draw by seeding, facing against the No. 4 seed Camille Smukler of Amherst College. Parikh took two games to open the match but fell 6-2, 6-0 to Smukler.

Jacobs took on Megan Guenther from MIT and just like Parikh, Jacobs would fall 6-2, 6-0.

Jacobs and Parikh teamed up for the doubles competition to face Marina Zhang and Sonya Das from MIT. The Lions effort would fall short, dropping the match, 8-2.

The Lions return to the court on Oct. 6 for a 3:00 p.m. match at Bridgewater State.