Skip to main content Skip to footer
Saint Joseph's Invitational: Day One
Hayley Sanzone (pictured) paired with Linley Busby to bounce Bell and Tilles of Drexel, 8-6.
Tournament Schedule

Sept. 27, 2013

PHILADELPHIA, Pa. - The Villanova women's tennis team returned to action Friday at the Saint Joseph's Invitational against players from Drexel, Lafayette, Loyola and Saint Francis.

The Wildcats picked up two wins on the afternoon filled with doubles action. Before falling in the second round of the Doubles Flight II draw, Linley Busby teamed with Hayley Sanzone to bounce Bell and Tilles of Drexel, 8-6. Mikelle Mancini and Allison Kuse advanced to the next round of the Doubles Flight I Consolation bracket with an 8-3 victory over Lafayette's Kusnierz and Moschella.

Play will continue Saturday morning with singles action.

Villanova Results

Doubles Flight I
Winkler/Bowsher (Drexel) defeated Macini/Kuse (Villanova), 8-0
Doubles Flight I Consolation
Macini/Kuse (Villanova) defeated Kusnierz/Moschella (Lafayette), 8-3
Doubles Flight II
Sanzone/Busby (Villanova) defeated Bell/Tilles (Drexel), 8-6
Jasso/Gryckiewicz (Saint Francis) defeated Sanzone/Busby (Villanova), 8-3
Ash/Hahn (Loyola) defeated Mitchell/Koons (Villanova), 8-4
Singles Flight III
Gryckiewicz (Saint Francis) defeated Coons (Villanova), 6-4, 6-4

Villanova Schedule

Singles Flight I
Mancini (Villanova) vs. Pivonka (Drexel)/Nixson (Lafayette) - Saturday, 8:30 a.m. (M)
Singles Flight II
Busby (Villanova) vs. Koladsyn (Fairfield) - Saturday, 8:30 a.m. (F)
Singles Flight III
Brewer (Villanova) vs. Senopolous (Lafayette) - Saturday, 11:30 a.m. (F)
Singles Flight IV
Sanzone (Villanova) vs. Reyes (Drexel) - Saturday, 11:30 a.m. (M)
Mitchell (Villanova) vs. Zoubareva (Saint Francis) - Saturday, 11:30 a.m. (M)