Another Sweep For Tennis

SUNY Broome women's tennis player returning serve in doubles match
vs. Herkimer

The Hornets earned their second 9-0 sweep in a row on Wednesday afternoon in Herkimer, NY against the Generals.  In the eight matches played, the Hornets (3-1) only dropped 7 games in all. At No.1 singles Shyanne Daye (Binghamton, NY/Susquehanna Valley) improved her record to 2-2 on the season with an impressive 6-0, 6-0 victory. The two other 6-0, 6-0 winners were No.3 Chelsea Deuel (Binghamton, NY/Binghamton) and No.5 Kara Shanks (Erie, PA/McDowell). Shanks improved her record to 3-1 on the season and Deuel remains undefeated in singles and doubles at 4-0.  No.2 Madison Murphy (Clay, NY/Cicero-North) improved her record to 3-1 on the season with 6-0, 6-1 wins.  Mollie Elder (Binghamton, NY/Chenango Forks) won at the No.6 spot by scores of 6-0, 6-1 and is now 2-1 on the season. Emily Whitaker (Vestal, NY/Vestal) played her best match of the season at No.4 as she too only dropped one game in her 6-0, 6-1 victory.

No.1 Daye (Broome) def. Jessica Weigand (Herk) 6-0, 6-0
No.2 Murphy (Broome) def. Chiharu Kainuma (Herk) 6-0, 6-1
No.3 Deuel (Broome) def. Carol Price (Herk) 6-0, 6-0
No.4 Whitaker (Broome) def. Katerina Netti (Herk) 6-1, 6-0
No.5 Shanks (Broome) def. Moo Taw Toh (Herk) 6-0, 6-0
No.6 Elder (Broome) def. Moomu Doh (Herk) 6-0, 6-1


No.1 Daye/Murphy (Broome) def. Weigand/Kainuma (Herk) 8-1
No.2 Deuel/Whitaker (Broome) def. Price/Netti (Herk) 8-3
No.3 Shanks/Elder (Broome) won by default

The Hornets will be on the road again next Wednesday in Utica for a 4:00 P.M. match against the Hawks from Mohawk Valley CC.