March 16, 2008

#7 Eagles Blank Spartans in Women's Tennis

FREDERICKSBURG, VA - The York College women’s tennis team suffered a 9-0 Capital Athletic Conference loss at #7 Mary Washington on Sunday afternoon in Fredericksburg, VA. The Spartans fall to 2-4 overall and 1-1 in the CAC while the Eagles improve to 9-1 overall and 2-0 in the league.

The Spartans managed two win just one point during doubles play as the third doubles team of Heidi Acker (Narvon, Pa./Pequea Valley) and Kristen Frederick fell 8-1.

In singles play, the Eagles won the first two matches 6-0, 6-0. Acker played tough in the fifth singles flight as she fell 6-2, 6-1 and Stephanie Nelson (Marriottsville, Md./Liberty) lost in the sixth singles flight, 6-1, 6-2.     

York returns to action on March 27 when they host Gettysburg in a non-conference tilt at 3:30 pm.

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Heidi Acker photo courtesy of Eric Linsley