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Contact: Marci Lippert, Director of Athletic Communications- 610-606-4666 x. 3727
CEDAR CREST TENNIS WINS THIRD-STRAIGHT IN VICTORY OVER ALVERNIA
Reading, PA (September 16, 2008) – The Cedar Crest College tennis team posted its third-straight win in a 6-3 victory over Alvernia College on Tuesday afternoon in non-conference action.
Junior Sara Messner posted a 6-3, 6-0 win over Samantha Bader in the No. 3 singles position, while sophomore Amy Dichter posted a 6-0, 6-2 victory over Laura Ehnes in No. 4 singles action. Sophomore Sarah Schopf was the final winner in singles action for the Falcons with a 6-2, 6-1 win over opponent Brittney Veith.
Junior Maria Mallery and sophomore Alex Kuebler notched a win at the No. 1 doubles spot with an 8-3 win, while junior Laura Shivley and Messner took the No. 2 doubles slot with an 8-4 win. Dichter and Schopf added a win at No. 3 doubles with an 8-3 victory.
Cedar Crest is currently 4-3 overall, while Alvernia College falls to 1-4 on the season.
The Falcons will host Penn State Berks on Thursday, September 18 at 3:30 p.m. in non-league action.