Women's Tennis Rolls Chapman En Route to 9-0 Finish

Sam Stalder earned at win at #1 doubles and turned around for a 6-0, 6-0 win at #2 singles
Sam Stalder earned at win at #1 doubles and turned around for a 6-0, 6-0 win at #2 singles

ORANGE, Calif. – The Bowdoin women's tennis team continued its strong opening season play with a dominating 9-0 win at Chapman University on Monday night.

The fourth-ranked Polar Bears climb to 3-0 on the year as Chapman falls to 0-6.

Match Highlights

  • Bowdoin swept doubles play with a pair of 8-0 results from Joulia Likhanskaia and Samantha Stalder at #1 and Tess Trinka and Pilar Giffenig at #2. The Polar Bears won the final doubles match by default.
  • In an altered lineup, Trinka earned a 6-4, 6-0 win at the top singles spot. Stalder did not surrender a game at #2 (6-0, 6-0).
  • Sarah Shadowens, Giffenig, and Sasa Jovanovic all earned 6-1, 6-0 wins at three through five singles. Maddie Rolph received a point at the six spot following an Chapman forfeit.

Up Next

  • Bowdoin heads to sixth-ranked Pomona-Pitzer for the team's first matchup with a nationally ranked opponent. The Polar Bears and Sagehens play at 2:00 p.m. EST.