Tennis drops decision to Mustangs

CHESTNUT HILL, MA -- Chris Pugliese's Gators fell to 0-6 on the season after dropping a 9-0 decision to Mount Ida on Sunday.

In her first match of the season, sophomore Beth Deegan took the third set from the Mustangs Ariel Rich, ultimately falling 6-1, 3-6, 7-6 (7-5).

Elsewhere, also in her first action of the season, Pine Manor freshman Sivan Thannachak lost 6-1, 6-0 to Amy Warner. In first singles, freshman Chelsea Swiger was upended by Mount Ida's Jessica Lindquist 6-1, 6-1.

With the loss, Pine Manor drops to The Gators return to the court on Wednesday at 3:30 against Emerson.