Tennis Falls to Fordham, 5-2

Tennis Falls to Fordham, 5-2

Setting the Scene
The Rhode Island tennis team dropped a 5-2 decision to Atlantic 10 rival Fordham on Saturday afternoon at the URI Tennis Complex. Fordham swept doubles play and went on to win four-of-six singles matches.

Key Performances
After being edged, 8-6, in doubles, freshmen Nithila Asokaraj and Karolina Wojciak bounced back and won their singles matches at the fifth and sixth positions, respectively.


  • No. 1 - Simidian/Ali(FOR) def. Leikem/Leikem; 8-2
  • No. 2 - Fritzinger/Genkina (FOR) def. Emery/Uy; 8-7 (11-9)
  • No. 3 - Dabu/Leong (FOR) def. Asokaraj/Wojciak; 8-6


What's Next
The Rams are back in action on Sunday when they host Monmouth at 10 a.m.