DOYLESTOWN, Pa. – The Bryn Athyn College women's tennis team dropped its 2019 season opener to Delaware Valley University Wednesday afternoon.
The host Aggies (3-1) started the match with a 3-0 advantage as the Lions forfeited the points at No. 3 doubles, No. 5 singles, and No. 6 doubles.
In the contested doubles matched, Bryn Athyn's top team of Nora Connelly and Maia Wyncoll put up a strong fight before falling 8-3 and the No. 2 team of Sierra Heinrichs and Anwyn Brock were defeated 8-1.
Connelly also battled hard in singles play against Aubrey Erickson, but fell in the end 6-1, 6-3. Delaware Valley won the other singles matches by an 8-0 score.
Bryn Athyn travels to Gwynedd Mercy for a non-conference match on Friday, March 22 at 4 p.m.
DELAWARE VALLEY 9, BRYN ATHYN 0
1. Aubrey Erickson (DVU) def. Nora Connelly (BA) 6-1, 6-3
2. Allie Vaccaro (DVU) def. Maia Wyncoll (BA) 6-0, 6-0
3. Chloe Dannerlein (DVU) def. Sierra Heinrichs (BA) 6-0, 6-0
4. Erin Volov (DVU) def. Anwyn Brock (BA) 6-0, 6-0
5. Miller Huertgen (DVU) wins via forfeit
6. Nicki Fox (DVU) wins via forfeit
1. Dennerlein/Huertgen (DVU) def. Connelly/Wyncoll (BA) 8-3
2. Fox/Volov (DVU) def. Heinrichs/Anwyn Brock (BA) 8-1
3. Vaccaro/Erickson (DVU) win via forfeit
Bryn Athyn 0-1
Delaware Valley 3-1