TAMPA, Fla. – The Bentley University women's tennis team suffered an 8-1 setback to the University of Tampa on Thursday in non-conference action.
Junior Katie Van Gilst (Harwinton, Conn./Lewis S. Mills) picked up the Falcons' win, defeating freshman Chloe Pereira in No. 6 singles, 6-3, 6-1.
The Spartans go to 4-6 with the win, while the Falcons fall to 3-5. Bentley returns to the court Friday at Saint Leo for a 3:00 p.m. start
At Tampa, Fla
Tampa 8, Bentley 1
1. Thashia Garcia (UTW) def. Paulina Sotomayor (BU) 6-1, 6-0
2. Meg Wladimirski (UTW) def. Kara Murphy (BU) 6-0, 6-0
3. Leslie Raymond (UTW) def. Rachael Litton (BU) 6-0, 6-2
4. Megan Mancini (UTW) def. Brittany Harbert (BU) 6-3, 6-3
5. Jenelle Morgan (UTW) def. Melanie Scott (BU) 6-1, 6-2
6. Katie Van Gilst (BU) def. Chloe Pereira (UTW) 6-3, 6-1