Plevako and Samson Win at First Doubles Against #7 Lynn University

Plevako and Samson Win at First Doubles Against #7 Lynn University

Surprise, Ariz. – The #29 Queens College women's tennis team fell to #7 Lynn University, 5-1, in the NCAA Championship round of 16 match from Surprise, Arizona, on Wednesday.  Yevgeniya (Jenna) Plevako and Andrea Samson combined to win in doubles.

 

Lynn took two-out-of-three doubles matches, with Queens prevailing at second doubles.  Plevako and Samson won their match, 9-7.  The first flight pairing of Sumeera Kamil and Angelika Sobiecka lost 8-4, and the third grouping of Cami Abdallah and Aylin Mehter fell, 8-5.

 

In singles play, #32 Plevako lost to #28 Rosalie Willig in straight sets, 6-4, 6-3.  Kamil fell by that same score.  Samson won four games in each of her sets, but was defeated, 6-4 and 6-4.  The other three matches were unfinished, but Sobiecka and Abdallah each won a set in theirs.

 

The Queens College women's tennis team finished the 2014-15 season with an overall mark of 17-5.  They advanced to the NCAA round of 16 for the fifth time in the past six seasons.