Patron wins five games

Kiersten Patron  2011 David Sinclair/McDaniel College
Kiersten Patron 2011 David Sinclair/McDaniel College

WESTMINSTER, Md. – Dickinson won all three doubles en route to a 9-0 Centennial Conference (CC) women's tennis win over McDaniel on Wednesday.

Kiersten Patron (Timonium, Md./Dulaney) led the Green Terror (1-8, 0-3 CC), winning five games. She teamed with Chelsea Barnett (Hanover, Pa./South Western) to fall 8-2 to Shannon Lavery and Sydney Diamond at No. 1 doubles before dropping a 6-0, 6-3 decision to Lavery at first singles.

Madelin Altholtz led the Red Devils (4-7, 3-1 CC), winning her third singles match 6-0, 6-0 after partnering with Dominique Hedderich for an 8-1 win at second doubles.

Ilana Unger and Sarah Cantor rounded out doubles play with an 8-0 win in the third slot.

McDaniel returns to action at home against Juniata on Friday. Match time is 3 p.m.

Dickinson 9, McDaniel 0

1. Shannon Lavery/Sydney Diamond (D) def. Kiersten Patron/Chelsea Barnett 8-2;
2. Dominique Hedderich/Madeline Altholtz (D) def. Laura Pollard/Elise O'Meara 8-1;
3. Ilana Unger/Sarah Cantor (D) def. Danielle Cloney/Sophie White 8-0.

1. Lavery (D) def. Patron 6-0, 6-3;
2. Diamond (D) def. Barnett 6-0, 6-1;
3. Unger (D) def. Pollard 6-1, 6-0;
4. Altholtz (D) def. Cloney 6-0, 6-0;
5. Hedderich (D) def. O'Meara 6-0, 6-1;
6. Cantor (D) def. White 6-2, 6-1.