How It Happened
Rhode Island dropped a 5-2 match decision at Quinnipiac. The match was moved indoors to the North Haven Health & Racquet Club.
Mihaela Codreanu earned a 6-3, 6-1 straight set victory at the #1 singles spot, while teammate Tiara Higuchi also cruised to a 6-2, 6-0 win in her match at #5 singles.
1. Mihaela Codreanu (URI) def. Sitilia Rencheli (QU) 6-3, 6-1
2. Jennifer Lu (QU) def. Rachel Smilansky (URI) 4-6, 6-4, 10-7
3. Rachel Horton (QU) def. Emily Zargham (URI) 6-1, 6-0
4. Sydney Young (QU) def. Ariel Haber (URI) 6-0, 6-4
5. Tiara Higuchi (URI) def. Layla Rodriguez (QU) 6-2, 6-0
6. Proyfon Lohaphaisan (QU) def. Nicole Legler (URI) 6-1, 6-2
1. Rachel Horton/Sydney Young (QU) def. Emily Zargham/Ariel Haber (URI) 6-2
2. Kelsi Oliphant/Sitilia Rencheli (QU) def. Tiara Higuchi/Mihaela Codreanu (URI) 6-0
3. Jennifer Lu/Layla Rodriguez (QU) def. Nicole Legler/Rachel Smilansky (URI) 6-0
EXH. Nicole Katzarkov/Proyfon Lohaphaisan (QU) def. Paige Alshon/Jordan Rucks (URI) 6-1
Rhode Island will head on the road this weekend to play three matches - at Northern Kentucky on Friday, March 31, at Cincinnati on Saturday, April 1, and at Dayton on Sunday, April 2.