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CEDAR CREST TENNIS POSTS WIN OVER PENN STATE BERKS
Reading, PA (September 28, 2009) – The Cedar Crest College tennis team posted its ninth win this season with a 5-0 victory over Penn State Berks on Monday afternoon in non-conference action.
The contest was called due to darkness and could not finish all of the singles matches.
Senior Maria Mallery (Vestal, NY/Seton Catholic HS) and junior Alex Kuebler (Washington, NJ/Warren Hills HS) posted an 8-2 win in the No. 1 doubles position. Mallery and Kuebler have won nine-straight matches at the No. 1 doubles slot.
Senior Laura Shivley (Allenstown, NH/Pembroke Academy) and freshman Sarah Wicks (Bethel, PA/Hamburg Area HS), won, 8-1, in No. 2 doubles action, while senior Sara Messner (Duncannon, PA/Susquenita HS) and junior Amy Dichter (Woodbury, NJ/West Deptford HS) posted an 8-1 victory in No. 3 doubles play.
Mallery won her sixth-straight match and took a victory at No. 1 singles, while Dichter posted an 8-0 win in the No. 6 singles slot.
Messner, Wicks, Kuebler, and Shivley’s matches were all called due to darkness.
The Falcons improve to 9-3 (5-1 CSAC) on the season. Cedar Crest will travel to Rosemont College on Wednesday, September 30th for a 3:30 p.m. CSAC contest.