ERIE, PA -- The women's tennis team today scored a huge upset over the 7 time defending conference champion Penn State Behrend at Lakevue Athletic Club. The team won 5-4 and ended the Lion's conference match winning streak that extended over 3 years. It is the 1st ever tennis win against Penn State Behrend and ranks as one of the biggest tennis wins in school history.
Lady Redhawks Shock Penn State Behrend
Oct 01, 2012
La Roche got a big win by the #3 doubles team of Doria Shima and Mel Ward, and the singles winners included Lynka Ineza, Shima, Ward, and Chelsey Wassel, whose win at #5 in 3 sets clinched the victory for the team.
"I'm really happy for this team. They put together a great effort today and got a signature win for this program" said Head Coach Aaron Wilf.
The team is now 4-5 overall and 3-2 in conference.