WATERVILLE, Maine --- Kathryn Vergeyle (Orono, Minn.) made her final home match a memorable one with a convincing singles win and a doubles victory at the first position for the Colby College women's tennis team in a 6-3 win over Connecticut College in New England Small College Athletic Conference play Sunday.
The Mules, who also won Saturday against Hamilton College improve to 10-8 overall and 2-5 in the league. Connecticut College fell to 4-14 overall and 0-6 in the conference. The match was played indoors because of cool temperatures and some drizzly rain during the day.
Vergeyle, Colby's captain and only senior on the squad, won 6-1, 6-0 at third singles. She also teamed with Sarah Wiener (Mequoin, Wis.) for an 8-6 win at the first doubles position.
Tess Perese (Minneapolis, Minn.) won her ninth singles match of the season with a tough 6-3, 3-6, 6-3 victory at the second spot. Sally Holmes (Prairie Village, Kansas) moved to 8-6 in singles play with a win at four and Mckenzie Love (Wenham, Mass.) improved to a team-best 12-4 with a straight sets victory at six.
Sara Krivoshik (Wilton, Conn.) took a 6-0, 6-2 win at first singles for the Camels, while Brittany Badik (Madison, Conn.) won at the fifth spot. Badik also teamed with Brittany Cangemi (Scituate, Mass.) for a second doubles win.
Colby 6, Connecticut College 3
1: Kathryn Vergeyle/Sara Wiener, Colby, d. Jen Herbert/Maria Pia Sifuentes, 8-6
2: Brittney Cangemi/Brittany Badik, CC, d. Victoria Abel/Sally Homes, 8-5
3: Tess Perese/Mckenzie Love, Colby, d. Sara Krivoshik/Maddie Swanson, 8-2
1: Krivoshik, CC, d. Wiener, 6-0, 6-2
2: Perese, Colby, d. Herbert, 6-3, 3-6, 6-3
3: Vergeyle, Colby, d. Sifuentes, 6-1, 6-0
4: Holmes, Colby, d. Cangemi, 6-2, 6-1
5: Badik, CC, d. Abel, 7-5, 1-6, (10-6)
6: Love, Colby, d. Swanson, 6-3, 6-0