#Seawolves defeat Binghamton, Hartford Friday

Sophomore Jackie AltanSarnai

April 18, 2014

Stony Brook, N.Y. - The Stony Brook women's tennis continued its strong play with wins over Binghamton and Hartford Friday at University Courts.

The Seawolves (12-3) received an outstanding performance in doubles against the Bearcats to get a solid head start to the day. Stony Brook lost only two games during doubles play, and sophomore Becky Shtilkind (Brooklyn, N.Y.) and freshman Nadia Smergut (New York, N.Y.) won 8-0 at No. 3.

Junior Polina Movchan (Kiev, Ukraine) and sophomore Jackie AltanSarnai (Hinsdale, Ill.) paced Stony Brook in singles play. Movchan won a three-set tiebreaker and AltanSarnai a straight-set victory.

Shtilkind won a 6-0, 6-1 decision at No. 6 singles.

After winning the doubles point, each of Stony Brook's players in the lineup posted singles wins. AltanSarnai took a 6-0, 6-0 victory at No. 1 singles. Freshman Alexa Cohn (Binghamton, N.Y.) and senior Lisa Setyon (Paris, France) each captured 6-0, 6-1 wins.

Stony Brook honored Setyon prior to the match against Hartford.

The Seawolves will host Fairfield on Monday, April 21 at 3 p.m. in the regular season finale.

Stony Brook 4, Binghamton 2
1. Osabuochien/Badoche (SBU) def. Brodsky/Tashiro (BU) 8-1
2. Dix/Movchan (SBU) def. Ambrozy/DiMuro (BU) 8-1
3. Shtilkind/Smergut (SBU) def. Medianik/Soeder (BU) 8-0

1. Polina Movchan (SBU) def. Katya Medianik (BU) 6-1, 2-6, 6-1
2. Jackie AltanSarnai (SBU) def. Alexis Tashiro (BU) 6-4, 6-2
3. Shea Brodsky (BU) def. Adey Osabuochien (SBU) 2-6, 6-3, 6-3
4. Annie DiMuro (BU) def. Nadia Smergut (SBU) 5-7, 7-5, 6-0
5. Cassandra Dix (SBU) led Agatha Ambrozy (BU) 6-2, 3-1
6. Becky Shtilkind (SBU) def. Kristen Soeder (BU) 6-0, 6-1



Stony Brook 7, Harford 0
1. AltanSarnai/Setyon (SBU) DNF
2. Shtilkind/Dix (SBU) 8-0
3. Cohn/Badoche (SBU) win by default

1. Jackie AltanSarnai (SBU) def. Ashley Harel (UH) 6-0, 6-0
2. Nadia Smergut (SBU) def. Emily Sneddon (UH) 6-0, 6-3
3. Louise Badoche (SBU) def. Katina Zampas (UH) 6-2, 6-1
4. Lisa Setyon (SBU) def. Madeline Makings (UH) 6-0, 6-1
5. Alexa Cohn (SBU) def. Felicia Demarco (UH) 6-0, 6-1
6. Becky Shtilkind (SBU) wins by default