Women's Tennis

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Akgul, Weick Claim A Draw Consolation Title at NEWITT

Akgul, Weick Claim A Draw Consolation Title at NEWITT

SOUTH HADLEY, Mass.—Senior Dina Weick (Woodbridge, Conn.) and junior Yagmur Akgul (Istanbul, Turkey) rallied for a 2-1 win over Ines de Bracamonte and Ines Garvanne of Wheaton College in the A draw consolation final at the New England Intercollegiate Tennis Tournament (NEWITT) on Sunday at Mount Holyoke College.

The Beavers' top pairing dropped a 9-7 decision in doubles, but came back with a pair of singles wins. Akgul recorded a 6-4, 6-1 victory over de Bracamonte, while Weick rallied from a set down to record a 3-6, 6-1, 1-0 (10-7) triumph against Garvanne.

The duo closed the weekend with a 3-1 overall record, which included a pair of doubles victories and three straight wins by Akgul in singles.

Babson (9-2), which is seeded third in this week's NEWMAC Tournament, will host sixth-seeded Springfield College in a quarterfinal match beginning at 3 p.m.

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