Women’s Tennis Rolls to Victory Over Colby

Women’s Tennis Rolls to Victory Over Colby

WATERVILLE, Maine --- Lauren Quisenberry won at first singles and teamed with Candace Wu to win at first doubles to lead MIT to a 7-2 win over Colby College in non-conference women's tennis Saturday.

Quisenberry stayed perfect on the season with a 6-1, 6-2 win at first singles, while Wu defeated Tess Perese at second singles 6-4, 6-3.

Perese was part of a third doubles team that collected one of Colby's two points. Teamed with Kathryn Vergeyle, she defeated Melissa Diskin and Katie O'Neal 8-4. O'Neal got a point back by defeating Mckenzie Love in three sets at fifth singles (6-1, 4-6, 7-5). Julia Hsu and Bianca Dumitrascu each won in singles and together took care of Sally Holmes and Sarah Wiener 8-4 in second doubles.

MIT improves to 2-0 on the spring season and will prepare to travel to Los Angeles, California for a spring break trip. Colby falls to 0-5 on the season and will also make a spring break trip, to Orlando, Florida.


Massachusetts Inst. Technology 7, Colby College 2
Mar 12, 2011 at Colby College

Singles competition

1. Lauren Quisenberry (MIT) def. Katie Muto (COLBY) 6-1, 6-2

2. Candace Wu (MIT) def. Tess perese (COLBY) 6-4, 6-3

3. Julia Hsu (MIT) def. Katie Brezinski (COLBY) 6-3, 6-1

4. Bianca Dumitrascu (MIT) def. Sarah Wiener (COLBY) 6-2, 6-2

5. Katie O'Neal (MIT) def. Mckenzie Love (COLBY) 6-1, 4-6, 7-5

6. Sally Holmes (COLBY) def. Melissa Diskin (MIT) 6-3, 3-6, 10-3


Doubles competition

1. Lauren Quisenberry/Candace Wu (MIT) def. Katie Brezinski/Katie Muto (COLBY) 8-0

2. Bianca Dumitrascu/Julia Hsu (MIT) def. Sally Holmes/Sarah Wiener (COLBY) 8-4

3. Tess perese/Kathryn Vergeyle (COLBY) def. Melissa Diskin/Katie O'Neal (MIT) 8-4