Hudson Valley Women's Tennis Collects First Team Win

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FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Wednesday, September 30, 2009

The Hudson Valley women’s tennis team won its first match of the season as they defeated Herkimer County Community College, 8-1. Hudson Valley won five of the six singles matchups and swept all three doubles contests. Elizabeth Hayner, Carly Speilvogel and Teresa DiNova all won their singles matches. The combinations of Teresa DiNova/Carly Speilvogel and Patti Franczak/ Jessica Wertel won the Hudson Valley doubles matches. All other victories for Hudson Valley came by default.

HVCC 8 Herkimer 1


1. Elizabeth Hayner (HVCC) def Robyn Hesse (Herkimer) 6-3, 2-6, 6-4
2. Jackie Bogdan (Herkimer) def Allison Smith (HVCC) 6-3, 7-5
3. Carly Speilvogel (HVCC) def Stephanie Bernstrom (Herkimer) 6-0,6-0
4. Teresa DiNova (HVCC) def Bridget O’Leary (Herkimer) 6-2, 7-5
5. Patti Franczak (HVCC) won by default
6. Jessica Wertel (HVCC) won by default


1. DiNova/Speilvogel (HVCC) def Hesse/Bogdan (Herkimer) 8-5
2. Franczak/Wertel (HVCC) def Berkstrom/O’Leary (Herkimer) 8-0
3. (HVCC) def (Herkimer) by default