Lehigh takes down Colgate in Hamilton
HAMILTON, NY – The Lehigh women’s tennis team (3-1, 2-0) recovered from their loss last weekend by moving up to Hamilton and beating the Raiders of Colgate 4-0. Saturday’s win marked Lehigh’s seventh win over the Raiders in a row.
We answered! The women’s team bounced back from last weekend and beat the Raiders today. The Mountain Hawks won the colon and recorded three wins in singles. # GoLehigh pic.twitter.com/Z6uEDmL7AK
– Lehigh Tennis (@LehighTennis) March 27, 2021
The Mountain Hawks started in doubles and took two of the games to complete the colon. The top pair of Paula Gonzalez and Leighanna Moskos dominated their match and scored a 6-1 win. In third place, Junmoke James and Junior Anshika Singh defeated their opponents 6: 3 in the second year.
With the 1-0 lead in the individual, the browns and whites ended the job. Lehigh played for first place (first to four points) and quickly won fourth, fifth and sixth to seal the win. The newcomer Rachel Buchinsky impressed with a direct win against her opponent with 6: 1, 6: 3. The junior Singh recorded the victory in fifth place in straight sets, 6-2, 6-1. The first year player, Moskos, ended the win with a 6-3, 6-0 win over her opponent.
The senior Gonzalez tied 6-6 in the first set before her match was played. The second James took the first set in their match before the match was abandoned.
Next, the Mountain Hawks will travel to Lewisburg and face Bucknell next Sunday for another Patriot League showdown.
No. 1 Paula Gonzalez – Colgate: 6-6 (6-6)
No. 2 Ella Imhof – Colgate: 4-6, 1-4
No. 3 Junmoke James – Colgate: 7-6 (7-2), 2-3
No. 4 Rachel Buchinsky – Colgate: W, 6-1, 6-3
No. 5 Anshika Singh – Colgate: W, 6-2, 6-1
No. 6 Leighanna Moskos – Colgate: W, 6-3, 6-0
No. 1 Gonzalez / Moskos – Colgate: W, 6-1
No. 2 Imhof / Zhong – Colgate: L, 0-6
No. 3 James / Singh – Colgate: W, 6-3