WORCESTER, Mass. – The Worcester State University women's tennis team posted a 6-3 win over the Clark University Cougars Thursday evening at the Corash Tennis Courts located on the campus of Clark.
Going into the singles competition ahead 2-1, Worcester State's No. 5 Isabel Badeau (Cumberland, R.I.) and No. 2 Taylor came away with 6-0, 6-2 and 6-2, 6-2 victories for the 4-1 push. The Lancers clinched the match at the No. 4 spot when Green defeated Kaylyn Landahl (Brookfield, IL) 6-4 and 6-2 to put the Lancers ahead 5-1.
The Lancers conclude their 2016-17 seasons with the spring match and ends the season at 8-7. Clark fell to 5-11 and will end the spring season against Johnson and Wales on Sunday, April 30.
1. Anna Gates (CLK) def. Nathalie Khafaga (WOR) 6-1, 5-7, 10-7
2. Lauren Taylor (WOR) def. Katie Benson (CLK) 6-2, 6-2
3. Alexis Silk (WOR) def. Maggie Tarbox (CLK) 6-4, 6-4
4. Rachel Green (WOR) def. Kaylyn Landahl (CLK) 6-4, 6-2
5. Isabel Badeau (WOR) def. Bichtroan Nguyen (CLK) 6-0, 6-2
6. CLK def. WOR by forfeit
1. Nathalie Khafaga/Lauren Taylor (WOR) def. Anna Gates/Katie Benson (CLK) 8-4
2. Alexis Silk/Rachel Green (WOR) def. Chloe Dunnell/Maggie Tarbox (CLK) 8-2
3. CLK def. WOR by forfeit