CUA upended by Moravian 5-4 on the road

CUA upended by Moravian 5-4 on the road

BETHLEHEM, Pa. – The Cardinals dropped a tough 5-4 decision at Moravian on Saturday in their Landmark Conference opener.  Elaina Sceusa, Ritamarie Holden, Caitlin Porter and Elizabeth Harvey earned singles wins for CUA (9-5), but the Greyhounds (5-3) swept the doubles matches to earn the one-point victory.

Chelsea Ott downed CUA’s Marjorie Sullinger 6-0, 6-1 at first singles and Andie Ingram fell to Jami Fein 6-0, 6-0 at the second flight as the Greyhounds went in front 2-0.

Sceusa got CUA on the board with a 6-7, 6-1, 10-8 win at third singles and Holden followed with a 6-3, 6-2 win at the fourth flight.

Porter earned a 6-0, 3-6, 10-4 win over Stephanie Cox at fifth singles and Harvey took down Olivia Sonnabend 6-0, 6-1 at the sixth flight.

Moravian swept the doubles matches winning 8-1 at the first flight, 8-3 at the second flight and 8-6 at the third flight.

CUA will return to action on Saturday, April 2 when the Cardinals host Scranton.  Start time is 1 p.m.