YORK, PA – The York College women’s tennis squad picked up their sixth win of the 2010 season with an 8-1 victory over visiting Stevenson in a Capital Athletic Conference match on Tuesday afternoon. The Spartans improve to 6-7 (3-2 CAC) while the Mustangs drop to 2-4 (0-3 CAC).
In singles action, the Spartans secured five of the six points including the top two spots. Sophomore Katelyn Acker (Narvon, Pa./Pequea Valley) nabbed the first-singles win with a straight set 6-1, 6-1 triumph over Wendy Ogbolu. Acker now sports a strong 9-4 individual record as each of her 13 matches have come as York’s #1.
Paige Doutrich (Gap, Pa./Pequea Valley) took the second position for the Green and White with yet another straight set win 6-0, 6-2.
The fourth through sixth slots saw the York squad cruise to a trio of individual wins. Megan McCullin (New Windsor, Md./Westminster Senior), one of the Spartans’ promising youngsters, captured an 8-3 pro-set win in the fourth position. Fifth singles belonged to Stephanie Nelson (Marriottsville, Md./Liberty) who blanked Michelle Huber 8-0 while Maria McFaulds (North Effort, Pa./Pleasant Valley) grabbed the 8-2 triumph in sixth singles.
The Spartans swept the doubles play, led by Acker and Doutrich who picked up an 8-2 victory in the first position. Brenner and McCullin combined for an 8-5 triumph in the second slot while Nelson and McFaulds teamed up for an 8-2 win. The duo of Nelson and McFaulds has put together a solid 4-3 record in doubles for the Green and White this season.
The Spartans return to action on Saturday, April 10, when they travel to Washington College for a 4:00 p.m. non-conference tilt.
Photo: Megan McCullin returns a shot against Stevenson in York's 8-1 victory over the Mustangs on Tuesday afternoon - courtesy of Scott Guise