Amherst Blanks Wellesley, 9-0

AMHERST, Massachusetts -- Amherst bettered its spring record to 4-1 with a 9-0 sweep of Wellesley. No. 3 Neely Steinberg (Concord, MA) and No. 1 Pam Diamond (Trumbull, CT) breezed to two-set wins over Becky Keller and Kyra Lit, respectively, after all three doubles teams posted wins for the Jeffs. Wellesley's No. 2, Almira Torralba (Crystal River, FL) pushed senior co-captain Ting Yu (Pittsburgh, PA) to a third set before falling 6-4, 3-6, 6-2.

Wellesley falls to 3-2 for the spring, 12-2 overall while Amherst rises to 13-1.


Singles
1. A Pam Diamond d. W Kyra Lit, 6-0, 6-2.
2. A Ting Yu d. W Almira Torralba, 6-4, 3-6, 6-2.
3. A Neely Steinberg d. W Becky Keller, 6-1, 6-0.
4. A Susanne Santola d. W Emily Skor, 6-3, 6-3.
5. A Sam Toerge d. W Catherine Hwang, 6-2, 6-1.
6. A Sally Childs d. W Susan Jung, 7-5, 6-0.

Doubles 1. A Diamond-Steinberg d. W Hwang-Torralba, 8-3. 2. A Childs-Yu d. W Keller-Skor, 8-2. 3. A Santola-Toerge d. W Katie Hillman-Gina Vickery, 8-1. # # # 4/3/97