|(Swarthmore, Pa.) - The Dickinson College women's tennis team suffered a 5-2 loss at Swarthmore in the semifinals of the Centennial Conference playoffs.|
The Garnet led 2-1 after doubles. First-years Alysia Rodgers (Bethesda, Md./Walter Johnson) and Sarah Lindner (Warrenton, Va./Wakefield) earned the point for the Devils, winning the second flight 8-6.
Lindner added the Devils' second point with a 6-1, 6-2 victory in the sixth singles flight.
Joelle Nitzberg (W. Windsor, N.J./W.Windsor-Plainsboro S.)captured the second set of her match 6-0, to force a third. The Garnet clinched the match before the end of that match.
Sarah Woodward (Scarsdale, N.Y./Eastchester) battled in the third flight before falling to Emily Rosenblum (7-5, 7-6).
Swarthmore travels to Johns Hopkins on Sunday to face the Blue Jays at 11:00 am. The Red Devils finish 13-6 overall.