Worcester, Mass. – MIT, the nation's 17th –ranked team, swept through the three doubles matches by yield just two sets enroute to a 9-0 win over Clark University in New England Women's And Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) women's tennis action on Tuesday afternoon.
Score: MIT 9, Clark University 0
Records: MIT 6-0, 6-0 NEWMAC, Clark 5-5, 1-4 NEWMAC
Location: Corash Tennis Courts, Worcester, Mass.
How It Happened:
No. 1 - Dora Tzeng (MIT) def. Isabelle Long (Bellevue, Wash.) 6-2, 6-0
No. 2 - Kelly Zhu (MIT) def. Emily Shuman (Needham, Mass..) 6-1, 6-1
No. 3 - Lara Rakocevic (MIT) def. Maggie Tarbox (Lebanon, Conn.) 6-0, 6-0
No. 4 - Sharlene Song (MIT) def. Misa Mai (Sanford, Maine) 6-0, 6-0
No. 5 - Serena Le (MIT) def. Adrien Horowitz (Arvada, Colo.) 6-0, 6-0
6. Effie Jia (MIT) def. Bichtroan Nguyen (Worcester, Mass.) 6-1, 6-0
No. 1 - Dora Tzeng/Kelly Zhu (MIT) def. Long/Shuman, 8-2
No. 2 - Lara Rakocevic/Sharlene Song (MIT) def. Tarbox/Mai, 8-0
No. 3 - Rena Liu/Serena Le (MIT) def. Horowitz/Nguyen, 8-0
The Cougars return to action on Saturday when they continue NEWMAC play with a visit to Mount Holyoke. First serve is slated for 12:00 p.m.