Westwood, Mass. – Clark led 2-1 after doubles action and then went on to win four of the six singles matches on their way to a 6-3 win over New England Women's And Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) rival Emerson College on Saturday afternoon.
Score: Clark University 6, Emerson College 3
Records: Clark University 5-4, 1-3 NEWMAC, Emerson 2-5, 0-5 NEWMAC
Location: Xaverian Brothers High School, Westwood, Mass.
No. 1. Isabelle Long (Bellevue, Wash.) def. Alisha Parikh (EME) 6-3, 6-3
No. 2. Sabrina Jacobs (EME) def. Emily Shuman (Needham, Mass.) 7-6, 6-1
No. 3. Adrien Horowitz (Arvada, Colo.) def. Jamie CoConis (EME) 6-4, 6-1
No. 4. Anna Gates (North Scituate, R.I.) def. Rachel Scalera (EME) 6-4, 6-3
No. 5. Alex Weingarten (EME) def. Misa Mai (Sanford, Maine) 6-3, 6-1
No. 6. Amy Fallon (Derby, England) def. Emily Hagopian (EME) 6-4, 5-7, 10-8
No. 1. Long/ Horowitz (CLK) def. Alisha Parikh/Sabrina Jacobs (EME) 8-2
No. 2. Shuman/ Gates (CLK) def. Alex Weingarten/Rachel Scalera (EME) 8-5
No. 3. Jamie CoConis/Emily Hagopian (EME) def. Maggie Tarbox (Lebanon, Conn.)/Mai (CLK) 10-8
"This is a match that could've gone either way," said Clark head coach Daniel Herbst. "Our team played so well against a much improved Emerson team. It's another great win for the program."
Clark returns to action on Tuesday when they host MIT in a NEWMAC match slated for 4:00 p.m.