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No. 35 Women's Tennis Sweeps Marshall in Huntington, 7-0

March 03, 2018
By ODU Athletics

HUNTINGTON, W.V. – The No. 35 nationally ranked Old Dominion women’s tennis team improved to 9-3 overall and 2-0 against C-USA opponents after sweeping Marshall (1-10, 0-2 C-USA) by a 7-0 score on Saturday afternoon at the Brian David Fox Tennis Center.

Old Dominion will be right back in action tomorrow, Sunday, March 4 at 10:00 a.m. against West Virginia at the Summit Tennis Academy in Morgantown, W.V.


Meet West Virginia 
Head coach Miha Lisac is in his fourth season at the helm of the program. Last season, the Mountaineers finished with an overall record of 4-16 in which they faced eight opponents that were ranked in the top 50 of the ITA National Rankings. The highlight of West Virginia’s season last year was a win against Marshall, ending their four-match losing streak in the series. This season, the Mountaineers have won as many matches as they did last year so far, holding a 4-3 record.

Tennis Match Results
Old Dominion vs. Marshall
Mar 03, 2018 at Huntington, W.Va.
(Huntington Tennis Club)

#35 Old Dominion 7, Marshall 0

Singles competition

  1. Holly Hutchinson (ODU) def. Stephanie Smith (MAR) 6-4, 6-1
  2. Yulia Starodubtseva (ODU) def. Maddie Silver (MAR) 3-6, 6-1, 1-0 (10-6)
  3. Nataliia Vlasova (ODU) def. Marija Bogicevic (MAR) 6-2, 6-4
  4. Victoria Olivarez (ODU) def. Anna Smith (MAR) 6-4, 6-4
  5. Louie McLelland (ODU) def. Ana Marhuenda (MAR) 6-3, 7-5
  6. No player (MAR), forfeit

Doubles competition

  1. Maddie Silver/Stephanie Smith (MAR) def. Nataliia Vlasova/Yulia Starodubtseva (ODU) 6-0
  2. Holly Hutchinson/Natalya Malenko (ODU) def. Anna Smith/Marija Bogicevic (MAR) 6-4
  3. Victoria Olivarez/Louie McLelland (ODU) def. Brooke Lashway/Ana Marhuenda (MAR) 6-4

Match Notes:
Old Dominion 9-3, 2-0 C-USA; National ranking #35
Marshall 1-10, 0-2 C-USA
Order of finish: Doubles (1,3,2); Singles (6,1,3,2,4,5)

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