MORGANTOWN, W.V. - The No. 35 nationally ranked Old Dominion women’s tennis team improved to 11-3 on the season after shutting out West Virginia (4-4) by a 4-0 score on Sunday at the Summit Tennis Academy.
ODU has claimed victory in seven of its last nine matches.
Holly Hutchinson/Natalya Malenko and Yulia Starodubtseva/Louie McLelland won their respective doubles matches, giving ODU a 1-0 lead.
Hutchinson defeated Christina Jordan in straight sets (6-3, 6-1) on Court No. 1. Starodubtseva made quick work of Anne-Sophie Courteau (6-2, 6-1) in No. 2 singles to give ODU a 3-0 lead. After dropping the first set, Victoria Olivarez sealed the deal for the Monarchs after fighting back to take down Sofia Duran (1-6, 6-1, 6-3).
The Monarchs will host their remaining seven matches at the Folkes-Stevens Tennis Center. Old Dominion will also host the 2018 Conference USA Tournament, which will begin on April 19 and will run through April 22.
Tennis Match Results Old Dominion vs West Virginia March 4, 2018 at Morgantown. W.Va. (Summit Tennis Academy)
#35 Old Dominion 4, West Virginia 0
Holly Hutchinson (ODU) def. Christina Jordan (WVU) 6-3, 6-1