The No. 37 nationally ranked and No. 1 seed Old Dominion women's tennis team (19-4) fell to No. 40 nationally ranked/No. 2 seed Rice (16-7) by a 4-2 score in the title match of the 2019 Conference USA Tournament on Sunday afternoon at the George R. Brown Tennis Center.
With the win, the Monarchs advance to the Championship match against No. 40 nationally ranked Rice on Sunday, April 21 at 11:00 a.m. ET.
With the win, the Monarchs punched their ticket to the Semifinals tomorrow, Saturday, April 20 at 1:00 p.m. ET against the winner of No. 4 seed FIU vs. No. 5 North Texas.
The weekly award marks Hutchinson's league-leading fourth of the season and third in the past four weeks. Hutchinson has won more weekly awards than any other C-USA team. ODU leads the league with six weekly awards. Rice, who has the second most, has won three weekly awards this season.
The No. 32 nationally ranked Old Dominion women's tennis (17-3) earned the No. 1 seed in the upcoming 2019 Air Force Reserve Conference USA Women's Tennis Championship. The four-day event will be hosted by Rice, commencing April 18 at the George R. Brown Tennis Center in Houston, Texas.
NORFOLK, Va. - The No. 32 nationally ranked Old Dominion women's tennis team (17-3) swept Marshall (6-15) by a 7-0 score on Sunday afternoon at the Folkes-Stevens Tennis Center. Sunday marked Senior Day for Nataliia Vlasova and Natalya Malenko, who were honored before the match. Old Dominion closed out the 2019 regular season with an 11-0 record when playing at home this season. The Tennis Monarchs enter next week's Conference USA Tournament winners of eight of their last nine matches and a 17-3 overall record. Pairings for the 2019 C-USA Tournament in Houston, Texas will be announced on Monday. Tennis Match Results Marshall vs Old Dominion Apr 14, 2019 at Old Dominion University (Folkes-Stevens Tennis Center) #32 Old Dominion 7, Marshall 0 Singles competition 1. #78 Holly Hutchinson (ODU) def. Anna Smith (MAR) 6-3, 6-0 2. Nataliia Vlasova (ODU) def. Liz Stefancic (MAR) 6-2, 6-4 3. Yulia Starodubtseva (ODU) def. Daniela Dankanych (MAR) 6-4, 6-1 4. Oleksanda Andrieieva (ODU) def. Madi Ballow (MAR) 6-0, 4-6, 1-0 5. Brooke Pilkington (ODU) def. Victoria Walter (MAR) 6-1, 6-0 6. Louie McLelland (ODU) def. Matilde Mulatero (MAR) 6-2, 6-1 Doubles competition 1. Holly Hutchinson/Brooke Pilkington (ODU) vs. Anna Smith/Daniela Dankanych (MAR) 5-3, unfinished 2. Oleksanda Andrieieva/Yulia Starodubtseva (ODU) def. Madi Ballow/Liz Stefancic (MAR) 6-0 3. Nataliia Vlasova/Natalya Malenko (ODU) def. Matilde Mulatero/Victoria Walter (MAR) 6-1 Match Notes: Marshall 6-15 Old Dominion 17-3; National ranking #32 Order of finish: Doubles (2,3); Singles (5,1,3,6,2,4) Official: Randy Cook A-107
ODU will host Marshall (6-13) on Sunday, April 14 at 11:00 a.m. at the Folkes-Stevens Tennis Center. Sunday's match will mark Senior Day for two Monarchs: Natalya Malenko and Nataliia Vlasova. Fans are encouraged to arrive by 10:35 a.m. on Sunday for the Senior Day ceremony.
The No. 32 nationally ranked Old Dominion women's tennis team (15-3) will travel to William & Mary (7-12) on Saturday, April 13 at 2:00 p.m. ET at the Millie West Tennis Facility. The following day, Sunday, April 14 at 11:00 a.m., ODU will host Marshall (6-13) at the Folkes-Stevens Tennis Center. Sunday's match will mark Senior Day for two Monarchs: Natalya Malenko and Nataliia Vlasova.
Dominic Manilla announced the addition of Shahar Biran and Alexandra Viktorovich to next season's roster. This marks the first recruiting class for Manilla along with first year Associate Head Coach Yana Sokolenko.
Hutchinson of the ODU women's tennis team was named the C-USA Athlete of the Week, as announced by league officials. The award is Hutchinson third of the season, which leads the C-USA.
The No. 32 Old Dominion women's tennis team (15-3) fell by a 4-3 score at No. 27 Virginia (13-5) on Thursday afternoon at the Snyder Tennis Center. The setback snapped ODU's seven-match win-streak.
NORFOLK, Va. – The No. 32 Old Dominion women's tennis team (15-2) will take on No. 27 Virginia (12-5) on Thursday, March 28 at 3:00 p.m. at the Snyder Tennis Center.