Women’s Tennis Rolls Past East Stroudsburg, 6-1, On Saturday

Junior Emily Kelly had wins in singles and doubles to help the Royals defeat East Stroudsburg on Saturday.
Junior Emily Kelly had wins in singles and doubles to help the Royals defeat East Stroudsburg on Saturday.
Tatiana
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Emily
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Results

EAST STROUDSBURG, Pa. – Sophomore Tatiana Klacko (Scranton, Pa./Scranton Prep) and junior Emily Kelly (West Chester, Pa./B. Reed Henderson) both posted wins in singles and doubles to lead The University of Scranton women's tennis team to a 6-1 win at East Stroudsburg on Saturday.

Klacko posted a 6-4, 6-2 win at no. 2 singles not long after teaming with senior Emilia Jakubek (Honesdale, Pa./Scranton Prep) for a 6-4 win at no. 1 doubles.

Kelly was a 6-0, 7-6 (7-3) winner at no. 3 singles after she had paired with freshman Julie Kuhns-Baione (Glen Ridge, N.Y./Glen Ridge) for a 6-4 win at no. 2 doubles.

Scranton (1-0) also received a 6-0, 6-3 win at no. 4 singles from freshman Marissa Campo (Green Lane, Pa./Christopher Dock). Sophomore Kristen Denniston (Hawley, Pa./Wallenpaupack) was a 6-4, 6-4 winner at no. 5 singles, and freshman Stephanie Hoffmann (Staten Island, N.Y./Notre Dame Academy) pulled out a 6-4, 4-6, 1-0 (10-7) win at no. 6 singles.

The no. 3 doubles team of senior Elyse Smilnak (Hollidaysburg, Pa./Hollidaysburg) and freshman Claire Loughlin (Binghamton, N.Y./Seton Catholic Central) also gave the Royals a 6-0 victory.

The women's tennis team will be back in action on Monday, Sept. 17, when they host Marywood at 4 p.m. at Royal Courts.

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