Wolverines Pick Up First Win

Marina Palma
Marina Palma

DOVER, Del. - The Wesley College women's tennis team picked up its first win of 2011 with an 8-1 victory over visiting McDaniel.

The Wolverines (1-1) started the day by sweeping the doubles action.  Marina Palma (Lanham, Md./Duvall) and Stephanie Bentley (Fillmore, N.Y./Fillmore Central) picked up an 8-6 victory at first doubles, a score matched by Kori Isken (Wilmington, Del./St. Mark's) and Julia Wright (Manasquan, N.J./Wall) at second doubles.

In singles play, Isken picked up her second win of the day with a 6-2, 6-4 decision at first singles.  Bentley followed with a 6-1, 6-3 win at second singles and Palma won 6-2, 6-1 at third singles.  Wright notched a 6-1, 6-1 win at fifth singles and Rachael Nissim (Ocean Township, N.J./Ocean Township) won by forfeit at sixth singles.

The Wolverines host UMES on March 21.