Amherst Claims First Piece of Little III

Amherst began its defense of the Little III title with an 8-0 victory over Wesleyan. The Cardinals fell to Williams 8-1 on Saturday, and the Jeffs will face off with the Ephs this Sunday at noon in Williamstown. Wesleyan will next host Springfield at 12:00pm on Saturday.


Wesleyan (4-2)		0
Amherst (5-0)		8

Singles 1. A Jamie Cohen d. W Mollie Nelson, 7-5, 6-0. 2. A Pam Diamond d. W Stacia Poulos, 6-3, 6-0. 3. A Neely Steinberg d. A Karen Carniol, 6-0, 6-0. 4. A Sam Toerge d. W Rachel Sigman, 7-5, 7-6. 5. A Patti Jo - W Christine Whitledge, called because of darkness. 6. A Carolyn Pastel d. W Claudia Makadon, 6-2, 6-3.

Doubles 1. A Diamond-Steinberg d. W Poulos-Sigman, 9-7. 2. A Cohen-Pastel d. W Carniol-Nelson, 8-4. 3. A Sally Childs-Toerge d. W Makadon-Whitledge, 8-2. # # # 10/8/97