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Women's Tennis Grabs fIrst NEWMAC Victory

Women's Tennis Grabs fIrst NEWMAC Victory

THE BASICS 

Score: Emerson 7, Smith 2 

Records: Emerson Lions (11-10, 4-8 GNAC) ; Lasell Lasers (7-20, 4-8 GNAC)

Location: Northampton, Mass.

Date: Saturday, April 7, 2018 

The Lead: The Emerson Women's Tennis Team got it's first NEWMAC victory since 2013 and swept their doubles matches for the first time ever in the NEWMAC.

INSIDE THE NUMBERS

HOW IT HAPPENED

  • Emerson won all three doubles matches for the first time, headlined by Alisha Parikh and Rachel Scalera winning 9-8 in the top pairing.
  • The pairing fought off multiple match points in order to win their doubles match.
  • Sabrina Jacobs and Meredith Stisser also won their doubles match with a 9-8 score.
  • Both doubles pairings came back from a 1-4 defecit in the tiebreaker set to win their matches.
  • Emerson won their first NEWMAC match since 2013.