The Ladys Cavs tennis team cruised past Cairn University on Saturday Oct. 5, improving their record to 7-3 overall and 6-0 in the CSAC conference.
“Our recent practices have paid off,” sophomore Nicole Broccolino said. “We came into the match knowing what we had to accomplish to stay on track for the playoffs.”
The match ended 9-0 in the Cabrini’s favor. Senior Katie Kennedy grabbed her 40th career doubles win with sophomore Nicole Broccolino. Kennedy and Broccolino defeated the Cairn first doubles pair 8-0.
Junior Samantha Trumbo and freshmen Elena Conway improved to 3-0 with an 8-0 win in the second doubles match up.
Moving into single matches the Lady Cavs earned six straight wins. Sophomore Mackenzie Murray posted 6-2,6-1 victory at number five singles. Trumbo won her eighth consecutive singles match while Kennedy earned the 6-1,6-0 win at number one singles
“Each player contributed to the win and we’re going to continue to give it our all,” junior Trumbo said.
The Lady Cavs will return to their home court on Friday Oct. 11 where they will face off with Notre Dame University of Maryland at 3:30 p.m.