Rams Defeat Saint Joseph's for Third Straight Win

Photo Credit: Mike Scott
Photo Credit: Mike Scott

How It Happened
Interim Head Coach Rebecca Ricci saw Rhode Island win in her debut at the helm. Playing for the first time since March 6, the Rams knocked off Saint Joseph's, 5-2, Saturday afternoon.

After sweeping the doubles points, Rhode Island (6-5, 1-1 Atlantic 10) got victories at No. 2, No. 4, No. 5 and No. 6 singles to win for the fifth time in six matches. Tiara Higuchi, Halah Davis, Sydney Chratian and Ariel Haber were all victorious in straight sets for the Rams.

Doubles
1. E. Chratian/Codreanu (URI) def. Nava/Gill-Reid; 6-2
2. Paulina Loredo/Tiara Higuchi (URI) def. Conrad/Kramer; 6-3
3. Halah Davis/Sydney Chratian (URI) def. Gomez/Devlin; 6-3

Singles
1. Amanda Nava (SJU) def. Erin Chratian; 7-6 (5), 6-3
2. Tiara Higuchi (URI) def. Isis Gill-Reid; 6-2, 6-3
3. Laura Gomez (SJU) def. Paulina Loredo; 6-4, 6-2
4. Halah Davis (URI) def. Paige Conrad; 6-3, 6-4
5. Sydney Chratian (URI) def. Alex Kramer; 6-2, 6-3
6. Ariel Haber (URI) def. Katherine Devlin; 6-3, 6-4

What's Next
Rhode Island hosts Saint Joseph's Sunday afternoon at noon.