April 11, 2008

Spartans Earn Third CAC Win

FREDERICK, MD – The York College women’s tennis team captured a 5-4 Capital Athletic Conference victory Friday afternoon at Hood College. The Spartans move to 4-9 on the year including 3-3 in league play while the Blazers drop to 6-4 overall and 2-3 in the CAC.

Keturah Buchanan (York, Pa./William Penn) improves to 4-9 on the season as she won the first flight singles match 6-1, 6-0. Buchanan has played in the number on slot for each of York’s 13 matches in 2008.

The Spartans would drop second singles, but did capture the third, fourth, and fifth flights. Megan Logan (West Chester, Pa./West Chester East) garnered the third slot win with a 6-1, 6-2 showing over Hood’s Larisa Buriak. Heidi Acker’s (Narvon, Pa./Pequea Valley) 6-0, 6-4 victory in the fourth slot was her eighth win of the season as she now stands at 8-5 for the season. In fifth singles, Caralyn Caruso (Chesterfield, N.J./Northern Burlington County) earned the green and white’s final singles victory with a tight 6-4, 1-6, 10-6 performance.

The duo of Buchanan and Logan secured York’s lone doubles win with an 8-3 victory over Laura Wanner and Morgan Wright.

The Spartans return to action on Monday, April 14, as they begin the CAC postseason tournament.

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