Women's Tennis Edges NC State, 5-4
By ODU Athletics
DUAL MATCH SCORESHEET TEAMS: Old Dominion vs. NC State DATE: April 2, 2000 LOCATION: Norfolk, VA (Old Dominion Tennis Center) FINAL SCORE: Old Dominion 5, NC State 4 OLD DOMINION 5, NC STATE 4 SINGLES 1 - Ana Radeljevic (ODU) d. Marissa Gildemeister (NCSU) 6-1, 6-0 2 - Mily Kannarkat (ODU) d. Brie Glover (NCSU) 6-1, 6-1 3 - Loni Worsley (NCSU) d. Iva Beli (ODU) 6-2, 6-4 4 - Kristen Nicholls (NCSU) d. Julia Sotiriu (ODU) 2-6, 7-5, 6-0 5 - Myrna Bawano (NCSU) d. Patricia Araujo (ODU) 6-3, 6-3 6 - Camila Rosa (ODU) d. Landis Strader (NCSU) 7-5, 6-0 DOUBLES 1. Radeljevic/Sotiriu (ODU) d. Bawano/Glover (NCSU) 8-2 2. M. Gildemeister/Worsley (NCSU) d. Kannarkat/Rosa (ODU) 8-5 3. Beli/Araujo (ODU) d. Strader/Nicholls (NCSU) 8-2
NORFOLK, VIRGINIA (April 2) -- The Old Dominion women's tennis team captured a slim 5-4 win over NC State on April 2 at the Old Dominion Tennis Center on the campus of Old Dominion University. The win ended a two-game losing skid for Old Dominion. The Lady Monarchs are currently 8-9 on the season, with a 2-2 ledger in conference play.
The two teams split singles competition, standing at three wins apiece. Splitting the first two doubles matches, the victory came down to an 8-2 Old Dominion win at third singles behind Iva Beli (Zagreb, Croatia) and Patricia Araujo (Belo Horizonte, Brazil).
Old Dominion will return to action Tuesday, April 4, hosting CAA powerhouse William and Mary.