Rams Earn Fifth Consecutive Win at St. Joe's

Denise Liguori
Denise Liguori

Farmingdale State - 7, St. Joseph's - 2

Patchogue, N.Y. - The Rams won their fifth consecutive match after defeating St. Joseph's, 7-2, yesterday in Patchogue, N.Y. Farmingdale State improved to a perfect 4-0 in the Skyline Conference and 9-2 overall this year.

The Rams swept the doubles competition for the fourth straight time.

In singles action, junior Jessica Sickles (Massapequa Park, N.Y.) earned a 6-2, 6-1 victory in the first position. Junior Alex Bentz (Massapequa Park, N.Y.) won 6-1, 6-1 in the fourth slot, while freshman Tatiana Rosamilia (Malverne, N.Y.) recorded a 6-1, 6-1 victory in fifth singles. In the sixth position, sophomore Denise Liguori (Massapequa, N.Y.) tallied a 6-0, 6-1 win for Farmingdale State.

The Rams next will host Purchase in a conference match on Saturday, October 19th at noon.

Singles competition
1. Sickles, Jessica (FSCW) def. Marroquin, Nancy (SJC-W-13) 6-2, 6-1
2. Soeder, Katie (SJC-W-13) def. Signore, Priscilla (FSCW) 6-2, 7-6 (7-2)
3. McGrath, Kelley (SJC-W-13) def. Fredericks, Michelle (FSCW) 6-4, 6-3
4. Bentz, Alex (FSCW) def. Wehrli, Rita (SJC-W-13) 6-1, 6-1
5. Rosamilia, Tatiana (FSCW) def. Hasselberg, Erika (SJC-W-13) 6-1, 6-1
6. Liguori, Denise (FSCW) def. Timms, Courtney (SJC-W-13) 6-0, 6-1
Doubles competition
1. Sickles, Jessica/Signore, Priscilla (FSCW) def. Marroquin, Nancy/Soeder, Katie (SJC-W-13) 8-4
2. Bentz, Alex/Fredericks, Michelle (FSCW) def. McGrath, Kelley/Verdone, Krysta (SJC-W-13) 8-1
3. Liguori, Denise/Rosamilia, Tatiana (FSCW) def. Wehrli, Rita/Hasselberg, Erika (SJC-W-13) 8-3
Match Notes
Farmingdale State 9-2, 4-0 SKY
St. Joseph's-LI 4-5, 1-3 SKY