|Third-Ranked Jeffs Trounce No. 27 Tufts, 8-1|
Third-Ranked Jeffs Trounce No. 27 Tufts, 8-1
April 11, 2006
The Jeffs swept doubles competition as Senior Kristen Raverta (W. Springfield, MA) teamed with sophomore Alicia Menezes (Staten Island, NY) for an 8-1 win at No. 1 over Tufts’s Kylyn Deary and Jennifer Luten, while Jeff sophomore Monica Snyder (Newton, MA) paired with sophomore Jennifer Murphy (Simsbury, CT) for a matching 8-1 victory at No. 2 doubles over Jessica Knez and Stephanie Ruley. Senior Hadley Miller (N. Canton, OH) and rookie Anuja Ankola (Scarsdale, NY) wrapped up the sweep, topping Becky Bram and Mari Homma in the No. 3 match, 8-4.
Raverta, Menezes, Murphy and Miller posted straight set victories in the No. 1, 2, 4 and 5 singles matches, respectively, while Snyder needed a third set to put away Ruley in the No. 3 bout. Silvia Schmid took the lone victory for the Jumbos, defeating Ankola in three sets at No. 6 singles.
Amherst returns to action Saturday at 1 p.m. at 12th-ranked Wellesley College.
Amherst 8 – Tufts 1
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