Gwynedd-Mercy Downs Tennis 7-2

Gwynedd-Mercy Downs Tennis 7-2

GWYNEDD VALLEY, Pa. – Host Gwynedd-Mercy defeated visiting Bryn Mawr College, 7-2, Friday afternoon in non-league action.

The Owls were swept in doubles action as the No. 1 tandem of juniors Vivien Chen and Jenny Vogel fell 8-4 while No. 2 team of freshman Kendall Baller and sophomore Rachel Genovese lost 8-2. The third doubles duo of freshmen classmates Melina Koukoutchos and Molly MacDougall were tripped-up 8-4.

The Owls posted two singles win from the No. 3 and No. 5 positions. Vogel defeated Gabby Muller 6-1, 6-1, to claim her second win of the season at the No. 3 spot. From the No. 5 spot, Baller defeated Zachara Harley 6-2, 6-1.

In the top spot, Chen lost 6-0, 6-1, while junior Eliza Perocchi fell 6-2, 6-1, in the No. 2 position to Caroline Lockwood. In the fourth slot, Genovese was defeated by Chelsea Jones 6-2, 6-0 as freshman Tirsa Delate dropped her No. 6 match 6-2, 6-3.

The Owls are back on the courts when they host crosstown rival Rosemont on Monday, Sept. 24, at 4:00 pm.