Alicia Menezes '08
Sophomore Alicia Menezes posted a 6-0, 6-2 victory at the No. 2 singles spot and combined with senior Kristen Raverta for 8-3 doubles win.

No. 3 Jeffs Down No. 9 Middlebury

April 10, 2006

MIDDLEBURY, VT – The third-ranked Amherst College women's tennis team earned their second straight victory over a ranked NESCAC foe, downing No. 9 Middlebury College, 6-3, on Sunday afternoon. The Jeffs improve to 7-2, while the Panthers fall to 7-5.

Senior co-captains Kristen Raverta (W. Springfield, MA) and Hadley Miller (N. Canton, OH) and sophomore Alicia Menezes (Staten Island, NY) each posted two wins on the day, defeating their respective singles opponents in straight sets, and picking up convincing doubles wins as well.

Amherst hosts conference rival No. 27 Tufts University on Tuesday at 3:30 p.m.

Amherst 6 – Middlebury 3
1. Kristen Raverta (A) def. Amy Roche (7-6(8), 6-3)
2. Alicia Menezes (A) def. Amanda Berck (6-0, 6-2)
3. Emily Holick (M) def. Monica Snyder (6-3, 6-2)
4. Jen Murphy (A) def. Amy Berkman (7-6(5), 6-2)
5. Hadley Miller (A) def. Clare Burke (6-2, 6-2)
6. Elizabeth Stone (M) def. Laura Stein (6-7(4), ret.)

1. Raverta/Menezes (A) def. Roche/Elizabeth Emery (8-3)
2. Holick/Stone (M) def. Snyder/Murphy (8-1)
3. Miller/Stein (A) def. Berck/Burke (8-1)