Rams Fall to Mount Saint Mary in Skyline Finals
#1 Mount Saint Mary - 5, #2 Farmingdale State - 0
Newburgh, N.Y. - The Farmingdale State women's tennis team, in their first-ever Skyline Finals appearance, fell 5-0 on the road at top-seeded Mount Saint Mary College. The Rams finish the season with a 9-5 overall record.
The Knights (12-0) picked up an 8-3 victory over freshmen Jessica Sickles (Massapequa Park, N.Y.) and Alex Bentz (Massapequa Park, N.Y.) in first doubles. In both #2 and #3 doubles, Farmingdale State fell by a score of 8-1.
In singles action, the clinching point came from Mount Saint Mary freshman Breanna Scott (Highland Falls, N.Y.) as she posted a 6-2, 6-3 win in the fifth position.
Knights freshman Morgan Holbrook (Montgomery, N.Y.) had four victories in the teams two postseason matches and was named the Skyline Tournament's Most Valuable Player.
|1. Murphy-Goldberg, Gab (MSMC-W) vs. Sickles, Jessica (FSCW) 6-2, 5-4, unfinished|
|2. Holbrook, Morgan (MSMC-W) def. Bentz, Alex (FSCW) 6-1, 6-2|
|3. O'Brien, Ashlynne (MSMC-W) vs. Earlie, Laura (FSCW) 4-6, 3-3, unfinished|
|4. Saydlowski, Jill (MSMC-W) vs. Liguori, Denise (FSCW) 1-6, 4-1, unfinished|
|5. Scott, Breanna (MSMC-W) def. Josma, Vanessa (FSCW) 6-2, 6-3|
|6. Torre, Jillian (MSMC-W) vs. Tomasulo, Rachael (FSCW) 6-1, 2-4, unfinished|
|1. Murphy-Goldberg, Gab/Holbrook, Morgan (MSMC-W) def. Sickles, Jessica/Bentz, Alex (FSCW) 8-3|
|2. O'Brien, Ashlynne/Lubniewski, Jaimee (MSMC-W) def. Earlie, Laura/Liguori, Denise (FSCW) 8-1|
|3. Scott, Breanna/Torre, Jillian (MSMC-W) def. Josma, Vanessa/Vecchio, Amanda (FSCW) 8-1|
|Farmingdale State 9-5|
|Mount Saint Mary College 12-0|
|Skyline Conference Championship Match|