New Haven, Conn. – The Albertus Magnus College women's tennis team pulled back the curtain on its 2019 campaign Saturday afternoon, but came out on the wrong side of an 8-1 decision as the Falcons fell to Lehman College at the Celentano Courts.
FINAL SCORE: Lehman College 8 | Albertus Magnus 1
TEAM RECORDS: Albertus Magnus (0-1) | Lehman College (1-0)
1. Lizaveta Markouskaya (LC) def. Jessica Coughlin (Durham, Conn.) (AM) 6-2, 4-6, 12-10
2. Diwa Rana (LC) def. Mariah Mandulak (Shelton, Conn.)(AM) 6-2, 6-0
3. Celine Figueroa (LC) def. Nallely Magana (East Haven, Conn.) (AM) 6-2, 2-6, 11-9
4. Joanna Rosario (LC) def. Cassie Couture (Waterbury, Conn.) (AM) 6-2, 6-1
5. Yohara Molineros (LC) def. Andreah Orr (Danbury, Conn.) (AM) 6-0, 6-0
6. Cien Estuye (LC) def. Nayelli Garcia (East Haven, Conn.) (AM) 6-0, 6-0
- Lehman evened the all-time series record at 1-1 against the Falcons.
- Mandulak, Garcia and Bembery made their collegiate debuts for Albertus.
- The Falcons second spot team of Couture and Magana put the hosts on the board with an 8-7 win and cut the deficit in half, 2-1, entering singles play.
Albertus is back in action on Sunday, September 1st with a road non-conference tilt against Lesley. First serve is set for 10AM at Harvard University.