PHILADELPHIA – The Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) women's tennis team (9-4, 4-3 CACC) won its fifth-straight match on Wednesday afternoon in a conference matchup over Chestnut Hill (1-6, 1-5 CACC) by a final of 6-3 from the Legacy Tennis Center.
The victory clinched a top-six finish for the Rams in conference play, guaranteeing them a spot in the first round of the CACC Championship next week.
Candia and fellow sophomore Marta Yevstakhevych are now 11-1 as doubles partners and 5-1 in CACC matches.
1. Marta Yevstakhevych/Lauren Candia (JEFFWTEN) def. Barbara Broville/Nicola Guzowska (CHCW) 8-2
2. Millie Coombes/Lindsey McDonough (JEFFWTEN) def. Daniela Siqueira/Julia Bellon (CHCW) 8-2
3. Usha Baublitz/Katelyn High (JEFFWTEN) def. Nicole Yang/Laura Lupin (CHCW) 8-0
1. Nicola Guzowska (CHCW) def. Marta Yevstakhevych (JEFFWTEN) 7-6 (7-4), 6-2
2. Barbara Broville (CHCW) def. Lauren Candia (JEFFWTEN) 4-6, 6-2, 1-0 (10-4)
3. Julia Bellon (CHCW) def. Usha Baublitz (JEFFWTEN) 6-3, 6-3
4. Millie Coombes (JEFFWTEN) def. Daniela Siqueira (CHCW) 7-5, 6-0
5. Lindsey McDonough (JEFFWTEN) def. Nicole Yang (CHCW) 6-2, 7-5
6. Eryn Nguyen (JEFFWTEN) def. Laura Lupin (CHCW) 6-1, 6-2
Jefferson Women's Tennis returns to action at home on Saturday, Oct. 14 with Wilmington at noon.