Cardinals improve to 2-0 with sweep of Trinity

Cardinals improve to 2-0 with sweep of Trinity

WASHINGTON – CUA improved to 2-0 on Wednesday with a 9-0 sweep of Trinity.  The Cardinals received singles wins from Rosemary Montani, Maria Notarianni, Blinne Finnegan, Katherine Buer, Jackie Read and Samantha Boger. 

Montani opened things with a 6-0, 6-0 sweep of Audrey Wandji at first singles, and Notarianni followed with a 6-2, 6-1 win over Abimbola Akinrimist at the second flight.

At third singles, Finnegan took down Stefanie Merki 6-1, 6-2 and Katherine Buer added a 6-0, 6-0 win over Shari King at fourth singles.

Read and Boger closed singles play out with a pair of 6-0, 6-0 wins at the fifth and sixth flights, respectively.

In doubles action, CUA had little trouble with Trinity as Elaina Sceusa and Notarianni earned an 8-0 sweep at the first flight. 

Caitlin Porter and Boger did the same at second doubles, as did Montani and Gretchen Coombs at third doubles.

The Cardinals are back in action on Thursday afternoon when they host St. Mary’s at 2:30 p.m.  The match began on September 8 but was postponed due to a rainstorm that moved in midway through.