Baruch Edges Women's Tennis, 5-4

Flushing Meadows, N.Y. (10/13/12) – The Baruch College women’s tennis team edged Kean University by the final of 5-4, Saturday afternoon in non-conference action.

The pair of Samirah Jackson and Erin Hendricks picked up Kean’s only win in doubles action as they were victorious in second doubles with an 8-4 decision.  The Cougars (6-6) also earned wins at third, fourth and fifth singles in the loss.  Jackson earned a 6-1, 6-2 win at third singles while Hendricks picked up a win at fourth singles with a 6-3, 6-1 score.  Rookie Christy Verdi earned the other point of the day at fifth singles with a 6-4, 6-3 decision.

Kean closes out the season next Saturday when they travel to Rutgers-Camden.