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TENNIS TEAMS BOTH BOW TO BINGHAMTON IN AMERICA EAST SEMI-FINALS
On the menís side, only #4 Irfan Shamasdin was able to pull off a UMBC win, defeating Aurelio Martinez 6-3, 6-1.
The women nearly pulled off the upset, as #1 Ale Pedergnana and Cornelia Carapcea won their doubles match, 8-2. UMBC lost at #2 doubles, and #3 Adriana Fonseca and Pascaline Cette were edged, 9-7, as
Pedergnana and Cette each won singles matches, as top-seeded Pedergnana topped Juliana Umeki, 6-1, 6-2 and fifth-seeded Cette won 2-6, 6-0, 6-0. Second-seeded Carapcea and fourth-seeded Elizabeth Anderson each won their first sets, but both fell in three sets. Carapcea lost to Zenyep Altinay, 6-7, 6-4, 6-1, while