Hartford, Conn. - The Trinity College Bantams recorded a 5-4 victory over the visiting Tufts University Jumbos in New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) women's tennis action this afternoon at Assaiante Center. Trinity improves to 4-6, while the No. 19-ranked Jumbos drop to 6-5. Both squads are now 2-2 in league play.
Trinity came out of doubles play trailing, 2-1, as junior co-captain Melita Ferjanic (Samobor, Croatia) and classmate Morgan Feldman (Upper Brookville, N.Y.) won, 8-1, at No. 1 doubles and Tufts won by the same score at the other doubles courts. Ferjanic, Feldman, and first-year Vanja Babunski (Belgrade, Serbia) were impressive at the top-three singles positions, each winning in straight sets, while first-year Emily Curtis (Milton, Mass.) proved to be the difference maker with a 6-2, 3-6, 6-3 triumph at No. 6 singles for the Bantams.