Women's Tennis Falls Short at RPI, 5-4

TROY, N.Y. - SUNY Geneseo senior Rachel Ollis earned a pair of victories as the Knights fell to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in a non-conference tilt Saturday afternoon.

Ollis paired with junior Vanessa Lam-Tran to earn an 8-4 victory at second doubles and followed with a 6-3, 6-3 victory at fourth singles. Senior Anika Pornpitaksuk earned a straight-set victory at third singles, winning 6-2, 6-3. Junior Nina Lurie took a third set super-tiebreaker, 10-2, to earn a three-set win at fifth singles, but the Knights were edged out by the Engineers.

The Knights return to action on Thursday, Oct. 5 when they host Cortland. Geneseo will celebrate faculty recognition day and senior day in brief pre-match ceremonies.