The University of Rochester Women’s Tennis team defeated the Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) Tigers this past Friday at the Lyman Tennis Center with a score of 9-0. The ‘Jackets end their season with an overall record of 8-7.
Seniors Cara Genbauffe and Emily DePerrior were both honored during their last match as Yellowjackets. Genbauffe won two matches, one during doubles, where she paired with junior Christine Ho. Junior Molly Goodman and sophomore Dorothy Tai picked up another win on the doubles front, as did DePerrior and sophomore Mariana Flores Kim.
The ‘Jackets won all six matches in the singles round consecutively. Ho, Goodman and sophomore Darby McCall were all victorious for the ‘Jackets. Freshman Alex Wolkoff picked up another win with set scores of 6-1 and 6-3 for the ‘Jackets. Genbauffe finished it off with her own 6-4 and 6-3 victories.
Genbauffe, DePerrior, Goodman, McCall and sophomore Lauren Zickar were all named to the University Athletic Association (UAA) all-academic team this past week
Next on the agenda for the ‘Jackets are the UAA Championships down in Altamonte Springs, Florida. UR will give it their all and compete against some of the best Division III tennis teams in the country.
Lewis is a member of the class of 2016.