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No. 29 Tennis Monarchs Sweep Memphis, 7-0

March 02, 2019
By ODU Athletics

NORFOLK, Va. - The No. 29 nationally ranked Old Dominion women’s tennis team (10-2) swept Memphis (5-6) by a 7-0 score on Saturday afternoon at the Folkes-Stevens Tennis Center. ODU won four of the possible six singles matches in straight sets.

The Tennis Monarchs are 7-0 at home so far this season and have won seven of its last eight matches.

Entering Saturday’s match, Memphis had won three in a row and four of its last five matches.

Monarchs Are Right Back In Action At Home Tomorrow Morning!
No. 29 ODU will welcome West Virginia (6-2) tomorrow, Sunday March 3 for a 10:00 a.m. start at the Folkes-Stevens Tennis Center. Admission for all is free.

West Virginia just had its four-match win streak snapped at VCU by a 5-2 score this morning in Richmond. The Mountaineers are 4-2 in away matches so far this season.


Tennis Match Results
Memphis vs. Old Dominion
Mar 02, 2019 in Norfolk, Va.
(Folkes-Stevens Tennis Center)

#29 Old Dominion 7, Memphis 0

Singles competition
1. Holly Hutchinson (ODU) def. Alisha Reayer (MEM) 6-2, 6-2
2. Nataliia Vlasova (ODU) def. Laura Bente (MEM) 6-2, 6-2
3. Yulia Starodubtseva (ODU) def. Hannah Davies (MEM) 6-0, 6-2
4. Oleksanda Andrieieva (ODU) def. Claire Sullivan (MEM) 7-5, 4-6, 1-0
5. Brooke Pilkington (ODU) def. Katherine Cao (MEM) 6-2, 6-1
6. Alesya Yakubovich (ODU) def. Lina Hohnhold (MEM) 3-6, 7-6, 1-0

Doubles competition
1. Holly Hutchinson/Brooke Pilkington (ODU) def. Aleks Topalovic/Alisha Reayer (MEM) 6-3
2. Oleksanda Andrieieva/Yulia Starodubtseva (ODU) def. Katherine Cao/Hannah Davies (MEM) 6-4
3. Nataliia Vlasova/Natalya Malenko (ODU) vs. Laura Bente/Lina Hohnhold (MEM) 5-6, unfinished

Match Notes:
Order of finish: Doubles (1,2); Singles (3,1,5,2,4,6)



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