Sixth-ranked Women’s Tennis Cruises Past Trinity, 8-1

Photo by Jonas Powell '18
Photo by Jonas Powell '18

THE BASICS:

Scores: Wesleyan 8, Trinity 1
Records: Wesleyan (7-1, 2-1 NESCAC); Trinity (5-5, 0-3 NESCAC)
Location: Middletown, Conn.
Date: Wednesday, April 12
The Lead: The sixth-ranked Wesleyan University women's tennis team cruised to a commanding 8-1 win over in-state NESCAC rival Trinity College Wednesday night inside the Bacon Field House.

DOUBLES HIGHLIGHTS:

SINGLE HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Yu, who ranks No. 15 in the country in singles play, cruised to wins of 6-1, 6-1 in the No. 1 spot over Vanja Babunski.
  • Aashli Budhiraja '18 won No. 2 singles by scores of 6-0, 6-3, and Klass-Warch swept Krista Jiranek in the No. 3 position.
  • McCann earned wins of 6-4, 6-1 over Winer in No. 4 singles.
  • At the bottom of the lineup, Dubinsky and Kim cruised to wins of 8-1 and 8-0 in the No. 5 and No. 6 positions, respectively.

HEAD COACH MIKE FRIED:

  • "A very solid win, one match at a time!"

UP NEXT:

  • The Cardinals are back in action Saturday, April 15 and will head to Medford, Mass. to face Tufts. The match is scheduled to start at 2 p.m.

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