Worcester, Mass. - Junior tri-captain Vanja Babunski (Belgrade, Serbia) and rookie Jillian Winer (Bolton, Mass.) both dropped just one set to lead the Trinity College women's tennis squad to a 7-0 shutout of Holy Cross on Thursday afternoon in Worcester. Trinity swept singles play and won 2-of-3 doubles matchups for the victory.
First-year Julia Brogan (Falmouth, Maine) also had a great showing in the No. 2 singles spot for the Bantams, defeating her opponent by consecutive scores of 6-1. Classmate Krista Jiranek (Owings Mill, Md.) cruised in the No. 3 spot, winning 6-3, 6-1, while senior tri-captain Ania Aliev (Needham, Mass.) and junior Sara Curtis (Milton, Mass.) took care of business in the No. 5 and No. 6 spots in the lineup, respectively, to round out the scoring.
Trinity returns to action on Saturday when it plays host to Babson College for a 2 p.m. match.
1. TC - Babunski/Brogan d. Elia/Bagi, 6-4
2. HC - Reiling/McGuire d. Jiranek/Aliev, 6-3
3. TC - Winer/Weber d. Fulghum/Lewis, 6-4
1. TC - Vanja Babunski d. Allie Reiling, 6-0, 6-1
2. TC - Julia Brogan d. Katie Elia, 6-1, 6-1
3. TC - Krista Jiranek d. Izzy Bagi, 6-3, 6-1
4. TC - Jillian Winer d. Morgan McGuire, 6-1, 6-0
5. TC - Ania Aliev d. Jen Kary, 6-0, 3-6, 10-4
6. TC - Sara Curtis d. Caroline Kam, 7-5, 7-5
Trinity (Conn.) 7, Holy Cross 0