PHILADELPHIA - ThePennwomen's tennis teamcould not overcome the power of the 48th-ranked Tigers on Saturday, falling, 7-0.Lauren Sadakaand Emily Wolf prevented the full sweep with a win at the No. 3 doubles match, 8-3. Sadaka and Alexa Ely both challenged their opponents in their singles matches. Sadaka took the first set, before dropping the final two to Melissa Saiontz, while Ely dominated Taylor Marable in the first set (6-1), but could not sustain her momentum as she dropped the next two, 6-2, 6-3.
The Quakers are back on the court when they host Brownand Yale on Friday and Saturday, respectively,for its first full Ivy weekend of the season.
Princeton def. Penn (7-0)
Bartlett/Marable def. Kosminskaya/Anisimova (8-4)
McHale/R. Saiontz def. Ely/Wong (8-0)
Sadaka/Wolf def. Hoffman/M. Saiontz (8-3)
Lauren McHale def. Ekaterina Kosminskaya (6-3, 7-5)
Hilary Bartlett def. Maria Anisimova (6-4, 6-4)
Melissa Saiontz def. Lauren Sadaka (3-6, 6-1, 6-4)
Taylor Marable def. Alexa Ely (1-6, 6-2, 6-3)
RachelSaiontz def. Jacqueline Wong (6-1, 6-0)
Blakely Ashley def. Emily Wolf (6-2, 6-2)