Women's tennis falls 9-0 at No. 6 Pomona-Pitzer

CLAREMONT, Calif. -- No. 6 nationally ranked Pomona-Pitzer downed the Bates women's tennis team 9-0 on Thursday, evening the visiting Bobcats' record to 1-1 on their Southern California trip.

Bates moves on to play at Caltech Friday in Pasadena at 3pm Pacific.

The Sagehens won 8-3 at both first and third doubles, while in the most competitive match of the day, at second doubles, senior Elizabeth Erbafina (Sudbury, Mass.) and first-year Isabella Rovinski (New York, N.Y.) battled to an 8-5 decision against Grace Hruska and Samantha Mae Coyiuto.

Pomona-Pitzer went on to win all six singles matches in straight sets to improve to 3-1, including a 3-0 mark against Division III competition.

Pomona-Pitzer 9, Bates 0
Feb. 23, 2017 at Claremont, Calif.

Doubles

1. Caroline Casper/Arianna Chen (PP) def. Maisie Silverman/Bella Stone (B) 8-3
2. Grace Hruska/Samantha Mae Coyiuto (PP) def. Elizabeth Erbafina/Isabella Rovinski (B) 8-5
3. Maryann Zhao/Maddie Gordon (PP) def. Kate Rosenthal/Lauren Hernandez (B) 8-3

Singles
1. Casper (PP) def. Silverman (B) 6-1, 6-0
2. Zhao (PP) def. Erbafina (B) 6-1, 6-0
3. Coyiuto (PP) def. Stone (B) 6-1, 6-0
4. Chen (PP) def. Rovinski (b) 6-3, 6-0
5. Hruska (PP) def. Rosenthal (B) 6-2, 6-2
6. Yurie Heard (PP) def. Olivia Voccola (B) 6-1, 6-1