FREDERICKSBURG, Va. -- The Bates women's tennis team won three out of six singles matches in a 6-3 loss against No. 26 nationally ranked Whitman College in their first match of the Blue-Grey Classic at the University of Mary Washington.
Whitman rose to 9-4 on the season, while Bates fell to 3-5.
Junior Maisie Silverman (Brunswick, Maine) captured a 6-2, 6-3 victory at No. 1 singles over Whitman's Andrea Gu, and senior Kate Rosenthal (Pittsburgh, Pa.) downed Jenna Gilbert 6-2, 6-1 at No. 5 singles. At third singles, sophomore Bella Stone (Concord, Mass.) came back from a set down to defeat Allie Wallin 3-6, 6-2, 10-6.
The Bobcats continue at the tournament by taking on Johns Hopkins on Saturday at 9am.
July 27, 2017 Erbafina, Stone named ITA All-Academic
April 21, 2017 Women's tennis defeats Wheaton Lyons 8-1
April 9, 2017 Women's tennis wins 7-2 at Trinity
April 2, 2017 Women's tennis falls 9-0 on the road at No. 4 Bowdoin
March 12, 2017 Women's tennis wins 8-1 at Hamilton
March 11, 2017 Women's tennis drops NESCAC opener at No. 3 Middlebury
February 24, 2017 Women's tennis drops close 5-4 match to Caltech
February 23, 2017 Women's tennis falls 9-0 at No. 6 Pomona-Pitzer
February 19, 2017 Women's tennis opens season with 5-3 win at Westmont
October 15, 2016 Women's tennis wins five matches at Bowdoin Invitational
September 23, 2016 Erbafina, Stone win first-round doubles match at ITA Championships