ROCHESTER, N.Y. - SUNY Geneseo senior Lauren Salzano earned a three-set comeback victory at first singles and team with fellow senior Anika Pornpitaksuk to take first doubles as the Knights earned a 7-2 win over State University of New York Athletic Conference (SUNYAC) rival New Paltz on Friday.
Salzano and Pornpitaksuk took first doubles, 8-2, while senior Rachel Ollis and junior Vanessa Lam-Tran earned a second doubles win, 8-4, as the Knights took a 2-1 lead. In singles play, first-year Dana Sorrentino and Lam-Tran each took straight-set victories while junior Nina Lurie earned a win by default at fifth singles. Salzano edged her opponent at first singles, winning a third set super-tiebreaker while Pornpitaksuk took a three-set win at third singles.
Geneseo (3-1) will travel to Rensselaer on Saturday at 11:00 a.m.