Villanova Falls 7-0 to Bucknell
April 1, 2014
VILLANOVA, Pa. -Following a rain filled weekend, the Villanova women's tennis team dropped its third consecutive match as Bucknell defeated the Wildcats 7-0 Tuesday afternoon at the Villanova Tennis Complex on West Campus.
Villanova falls to 3-8 on the season, while the Bison moves to 4-5 overall.
Bucknell jumped to an early lead after taking the No. 1 and No. 2 doubles matches to clinch the first point of the contest.
Mikelle Mancini (Salt Lake City, Utah) scored an early advantage with a 6-3 set one victory at the No. 1 slot. However, Elena Vidrascu rallied back to take the match with a pair of 6-3, 6-2 wins.
At the No. 6 flight, Hayley Sanzone (Redding, Conn.) won the first set 6-4 before Melissa Parks stormed back with 6-3, 6-4 triumphs, respectively.
The Wildcats are set to return to action Friday at 2 p.m. when they host California (Pa.).
Below is a look at the complete results of Tuesday's contest:
Bucknell 7, Villanova 0 - April 1, 2014 - Villanova Tennis Complex - Villanova, Pa.
Doubles (Bucknell takes doubles point)