LONGMEADOW, Mass.- Bay Path College swept Mitchell College 9-0 Saturday in the NECC season opener for each team. Bay Path was led by senior Symone Watson (Hamden, Conn.). who beat #1 Mitchell senior Carly Paterson (Gales Ferry, Conn.) , 6-1, 6-0.
Sophomore Brittany Walsh (North Smithfield, R.I.) also went undefeated on the day taking the #3 singles 6-2, 6-3 from Mitchell's junior Alexa Litwalt (Dix Hils, N.Y.). Walsh also partnered with sophomore Taylor Wood (Castleton, N.Y.) in the #3 doubles winning 8-0.
Junior Stephanie Morin (Springfield, Mass.) also won both matches at #2 singles over freshman Sam Ryan (Quaker Hill, Conn.) 6-1, 6-1 and teams with Watson at #1 doubles 8-3.
Bay Path will be back in action on Saturday, September 15 th at Albertus Magnus College at 1 pm. Mitchell plays next on September 21 at Lesley University.
Mitchell College 0-3 overall 0-1 NECC
Bay Path College 3-2 overall 1-0 NECC