WTEN topped by Army West Point on Senior Day
BETHLEHEM, Pa. – On a day honoring seniors Paula Gonzalez, Casey Zhong and Catherine Meighan, the Lehigh women’s tennis team (4-3, 3-2) lost 7-0 to Army West Point Black Knights. Lehigh is still looking for his first win against Army West Point.
Today we also honor Paula, Casey and Catie. These three women were instrumental in our program. We thank you for everything you have done. #SeniorDay | #GoLehigh pic.twitter.com/lAosQyXUJD
– Lehigh Tennis (@LehighTennis) April 17, 2021
On a cool, breezy day, the Mountain Hawks started the day by dropping the colon on the Black Knights. In third place, Zhong and Ella Imhof defeated their opponents 6: 4. Despite the victory in third place Army took the victory in places 1 and 2 to secure the colon. Paula Gonzalez and Leighanna Moskos dropped a 7-5 fight against their rivals at the top, while Junmoke James and Anshika Singh lost 6-4.
In the single game, the Black Knights took all six games and proved too much for the Mountain Hawks. The second Imhof suffered a heavy defeat in the second set of their game and dropped their fight in straight sets with 6: 1, 7: 6 (4). At the top, the senior Gonzalez dropped her match 6: 4, 6: 1, while Zhong lost her match # 4 6: 4, 6: 1.
Next, the Mountain Hawks will travel to Easton and face the Lafayette Leopards at 4pm next Saturday.
No. 1 Paula Gonzalez: L, 6-4, 6-1
No. 2 Ella Imhof: L, 6-1, 7-6 (4)
No. 3 Junmoke James – L, 6-1, 6-1
No. 4 Casey Zhong – L, 6-1, 6-4
Well. 5 Megha Denmark – L, 6-1, 7-5
No. 6 Anshika Singh – L, 6-4, 6-1
No. 1 Gonzalez / Moskos – L, 7-5
No. 2 James / Singh – L, 6-4
No. 3 Imhof / Zhong – W, 6-4