Seahawks Blank Notre Dame

Michelle Compton
Michelle Compton

St. Mary's City, Md. - The St. Mary's College of Maryland women's tennis team returned to its winning ways with a 9-0 shutout of the College of Notre Dame in non-conference action Tuesday afternoon.

Senior Jerilyn Rogalski (Amherst, Mass./Amherst Regional) notched her team-best 10th win with a 4-6, 6-2, 10-5 victory over freshman Steph Thackoordeen (Baltimore, Md./Kenwood) at No. 4 singles.

Sophomore Colleen O'Neil (Jefferson, Md./Brunswick) won her third straight match with a 6-3, 6-0 win over senior Molly Lamb (White River Junction, Vt./Hartford) at No. 5 singles, improving to 7-3 on the season.

The Seahawks (10-4) return to action Thursday, April 9 with a Capital Athletic Conference match against No. 10 University of Mary Washington at 4:00 in Fredericksburg, Virginia. 

Tennis Match Results
4/7/2009 at St. Mary's City, Md. (Somerset Tennis Complex)
St. Mary's (Md.) 9, Notre Dame (Md.) 0

Singles competition
1. Sarah Weisse (SMC) def. Miku White (NDWT) 6-3, 6-1
2. Michelle Compton (SMC) def. Allison Najewicz (NDWT) 6-2, 6-1
3. Monica Powell (SMC) def. Madeleine Foster (NDWT) 6-0, 6-0
4. Jerilyn Rogalski (SMC) def. Steph Thackoordeen (NDWT) 4-6, 6-2, 10-5
5. Colleen O'Neil (SMC) def. Molly Lamb (NDWT) 6-3, 6-0
6. Kathleen Ramsey (SMC) def. Stephanie Uza (NDWT) 6-0, 6-0

Doubles competition
1. Sarah Weisse/Michelle Compton (SMC) def. Miku White/Allison Najewicz (NDWT) 8-5
2. Colleen O'Neil/Monica Powell (SMC) def. Madeleine Foster/Steph Thackoordeen (NDWT) 8-1
3. Jerilyn Rogalski/Jackie Brady (SMC) def. Molly Lamb/Stephanie Uza (NDWT) 8-0

Match Notes:
Notre Dame (Md.) 4-9
St. Mary's (Md.) 10-4
Order of finish: Doubles (3, 2, 1); Singles (6, 3, 5, 2, 1)
T-2:30  A-25