Trinity Women's Tennis Clips Chapman In Suspended Match

Julia Brogan '20 won at first doubles and in three sets at second singles
Julia Brogan '20 won at first doubles and in three sets at second singles

Orange, Calif. - Senior tri-captain Ania Aliev (Needham, Mass.) won the clinching match, 7-6 (4), 6-3 at No. 5 singles to lead the visiting Trinity College Bantams to a 5-4 win over the Chapman University Panthers in women's tennis action this evening at Lastinger Tennis Center.  Trinity improves to 1-1 with its first victory of the spring, while the Panthers drop to 1-6 with their sixth consecutive setback.  The match was halted due to rain with Chapman leading, 3-2, and completed on Wednesday, March 14 in the evening.  The score was tied, 4-4, when Aliev finished off Chapman's Vasilisa Trofimova for the win.  The Bantams face Wheaton (Mass.) on Thursday, March 15 at 4 p.m. at Pomona-Pitzer.

Trinity trailed, 2-1, after doubles play, as senior tri-captain Vanja Babunski (Belgrade, Serbia) and sophomore Julia Brogan (Falmouth, Maine) collected the Bantam point at the No. 1 spot with an 8-2 win.  Babunski and sophomore Jillian Winer (Bolton, Mass.) won singles matches in straight sets, while Brogan pulled out a three-setter to give the Bantams four points.  Brogan lost the first set, 6-4, but took the next two in commanding fashion, 6-2, and, 6-3.  

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