09 Dec 2021 | 14:50 | Tennis
CHARLESTON, W.Va.-Villanova’s Women’s Tennis team turned a corner Saturday with strong doubles play that led to a strong performance Sunday.
“Overall, the team improved (especially in doubles) as the tournament went on,” Villanova Women’s Tennis Head Coach Steve Reiniger said.
Doubles vs. Marshall
Emily Strande & Sabina Grigorian vs. Ballow & Van Hensewyck (MAR), Villanova wins 6-3
Olivia Kapp & Bella Steffen vs. Clairotte & Vanderheyden (MAR), Villanova wins 6-4
Singles: Villanova vs. Radford
Emma Brogan vs. Ifidzhen (RAD), Villanova wins 6-1, 6-2
Steffen vs. Brandow (RAD), Villanova wins 7-6,4-6,1-0
Taylor Gould vs. Leahy (RAD), Villanova wins 6-4,6-4
Singles vs. St Francis
Strande vs. Yeo (St. Fran.), Villanova wins 6-4, 6-1
Brogan vs. Vinces (St. Fran.), Villanova wins 6-2, 7-5
Caitlin Fisher vs. Vandeputte (St. Fran.), Villanova wins
Steffen vs. Cutipa (St. Fran), Villanova wins
Gould vs. Discini (St. Fran.), Villanova wins 6-1, 6-0
Inside The Stats Sheet
Steffen recorded three singles wins and a doubles win this past weekend.
The Wildcats tallied five singles wins Sunday.
Freshmen Chloe Floyd and Emma Brogan had an impressive weekend performance with a combined pair of doubles wins and three singles wins.
Villanova will return to action October 15 at the Brown Tournament in Providence, Rhode Island.