Salisbury Tops Seahawks

Kathleen Ramsey
Kathleen Ramsey

St. Mary's City, Md. - The St. Mary's College of Maryland women's tennis team took two away from Salisbury University, who is ranked ninth in the Atlantic South region, as the Sea Gulls posted a 7-2 win over St. Mary's in Capital Athletic Conference action Monday afternoon.

Salisbury (11-4, 4-1 CAC) won the first two doubles flights, while senior Jerilyn Rogalski (Amherst, Mass./Amherst Regional) and freshman Jackie Brady (Thurmont, Md./Catoctin) claimed an 8-3 victory for the Seahawks (10-6, 2-2 CAC) at No. 3 doubles over freshmen Alix Royston (Salisbury, Md./James M. Bennett) and Amy Worthington (Huntingtown, Md./Huntingtown).

Freshman Kathleen Ramsey (Dunkirk, Md./Northern) was St. Mary's lone singles winner as Ramsey tallied a 6-4, 6-1 win over Worthington at No. 6 singles.  Ramsey, who is 3-1 in conference play, improves to 8-2 on the season, including an 8-1 slate at the sixth singles flight.

The Seahawks return to action tomorrow in Frederick, Maryland with a league match against Hood College at 3:30. 

Tennis Match Results
4/13/2009 at St. Mary's City, Md. (Somerset Tennis Complex)
Salisbury 7, St. Mary's (Md.) 2

Singles competition
1. Jackie Burr (SAL) def. Sarah Weisse (SMC) 6-0, 6-1
2. Kelly Fahrner (SAL) def. Michelle Compton (SMC) 6-1, 6-0
3. Anna Marie Kable (SAL) def. Monica Powell (SMC) 6-0, 6-1
4. Robyn Wendell (SAL) def. Jerilyn Rogalski (SMC) 6-2, 6-1
5. Alix Royston (SAL) def. Colleen O'Neil (SMC) 6-0, 6-0
6. Kathleen Ramsey (SMC) def. Amy Worthington (SAL) 6-4, 6-1

Doubles competition
1. Jackie Burr/Anna Marie Kable (SAL) def. Sarah Weisse/Michelle Compton (SMC) 8-3
2. Kelly Fahrner/Robyn Wendell (SAL) def. Monica Powell/Colleen O'Neil (SMC) 8-1
3. Jackie Brady/Jerilyn Rogalski (SMC) def. Amy Worthington/Alix Royston (SAL) 8-3

Match Notes:
Salisbury 11-4, 4-1 CAC; Regional ranking #9
St. Mary's (Md.) 10-6, 2-2 CAC
Order of finish: Doubles (3, 2, 1); Singles (2, 1, 3, 5, 4, 6)
T-3:30  A-40