Wei's Victory Gives Women's Tennis Its First Conference Win

Wei's Victory Gives Women's Tennis Its First Conference Win

PHILADELPHIA – The Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) women's tennis team (3-4, 1-3 CACC) edged Chestnut Hill (4-3, 3-1 CACC), 4-3 on the road for its first conference win of the season on Tuesday.

The Rams took the doubles point to start the match and had a 3-1 lead before the Griffins won at first and third singles to even the score at three.

With the match down to second singles, senior Chang Wei was victorious in a three-set thriller and clinched the match for Jefferson.

1. Mia Covic (CHCW) def. Marta Yevstakhevych (JEFFWTEN) 6-3, 6-0
2. Chang Wei (JEFFWTEN) def. Barbara Broville (CHCW) 6-2, 6-7 (5-7), 6-3
3. Carlota Garcia (CHCW) def. Ines Blanc (JEFFWTEN) 3-6, 6-2, 6-2
4. Millie Coombes (JEFFWTEN) def. Nicole Yang (CHCW) 6-0, 6-0
5. Gianna Vassalluzzo (CHCW) def. Katelyn High (JEFFWTEN) 6-3, 6-1
6. Eryn Nguyen (JEFFWTEN) def. Mariana Sanchez (CHCW) 6-0, 6-3

1. Marta Yevstakhevych/Millie Coombes (JEFFWTEN) def. Mia Covic/Barbara Broville (CHCW) 6-3
2. Ines Blanc/Chang Wei (JEFFWTEN) def. Carlota Garcia/Gianna Vassalluzzo (CHCW) 6-4
3. Nicole Yang/Mariana Sanchez (CHCW) def. Katelyn High/Eryn Nguyen (JEFFWTEN) 7-5

The Rams take a break from their conference slate and visit West Chester on Thursday, October 3 at 3:30 p.m.