April 17, 2014
BRYN MAWR, PA - The third-ranked Johns Hopkins women's tennis team lost just 13 games en route to a 9-0 win over host Bryn Mawr in Centennial Conference action Thursday afternoon. The Blue Jays post their fourth straight shutout as they improve to 15-1 overall and 7-0 in the CC. The Owls suffer their second straight loss as they fall to 7-12 on the season and 1-5 in the league.
Senior Abby Clark and sophomore Olivia Kasten picked up an 8-3 win at first doubles as they beat Vivien Chen and Kendall Baller. Freshman Jody Law and junior Macie Wilkins lost just one game in their win over Catherine Austin and Jenny Vogel at second. And at third, freshman Savannah de Montesquiou and sophomore Kara McDonough turned in the same score as they defeated Tirsa Delate and Melina Koukoutchous.
The Blue Jays then swept the singles matches in straight sets, with three of the matches going the minimum 12 games. Law clinched the win for Hopkins with her win at first over Chen as she won 6-0, 6-0. Clark lost just two games in a 6-1, 6-1 win at second over Jenny Vogel. Wilkins won at third, beating Koukoutchos 6-2, 6-3 while Kasten and De Montesquiou didn't lose a game in their wins at fourth and fifth. McDonough meanwhile lost just one game in a 6-0, 6-1 win over Eram Haider at sixth.
Hopkins returns to action on Saturday, April 19 with a pair of split squad matches. Hopkins will play at Mary Washington at 10:00 am and at Muhlenberg at 11:00 am.