Women's Tennis Falls to New Haven

Photo by: Ron Waite/Photosportacular
Photo by: Ron Waite/Photosportacular

New Haven, Conn. – The Albertus Magnus College women's tennis team earned its first loss of the season as the Falcons fell to Division II opponent the University of New Haven, 9-0, on Saturday afternoon at the Celentano Tennis Courts in non-conference action.

TEAM RECORDS: Albertus Magnus (1-1) | New Haven (1-1)


In No. 2 doubles, freshman Jessica Coughlin (Durham, Conn.) and junior Izzy Sabino (Cheshire, Conn.) battled to an 8-4 setback against Stephanie Gonzalez and Angela Mercurio.

Sabino lead the Falcons in singles as well, falling 6-2, 6-2 in the No. 3 slot against Caitlyn Burridge.



No. 1 - Stephanie Gonzalez (UNH) def. Alicia Weaver (AMCWT17) 6-0, 6-1
No. 2 - Lilia Rodriguez (UNH) def. Jessica Coughlin (AMCWT17) 6-1, 6-1
No. 3 - Caitlyn Burridge (UNH) def. Izzy Sabino (AMCWT17) 6-2, 6-2
No. 4 - Ashley Varrone (UNH) def. Kelsea Wildman (AMCWT17) 6-2, 6-1
No. 5 - Angela Mercurio (UNH) def. Nallely Magana (AMCWT17) 6-1, 6-0
No. 6 - Shelby Clyne (UNH) def. Lakhena Rath (AMCWT17) 6-0, 6-0


No. 1 - Lilia Rodriguez/Ashley Varrone (UNH) def. Alicia Weaver/Kelsea Wildman (AMCWT17) 8-1
No. 2 - Stephanie Gonzalez/Angela Mercurio (UNH) def. Jessica Coughlin/Izzy Sabino (AMCWT17) 8-4
No. 3 - Nicole Calabrese/Caitlyn Burridge (UNH) def. Nallely Magana/Paige Williams (AMCWT17) 8-1


The Falcons return to action on tomorrow, Sept. 10 at Sarah Lawrence. First serve is set for 12 p.m. in Bronxville, N.Y. New Haven opens up Northeast-10 Conference play tomorrow at home against Southern New Hampshire University. Match time is set for 11 a.m. at the New Haven Tennis Courts.