No. 53 Lady Monarchs Defeat No. 50 Denver, 5-2
By ODU Athletics
Jan. 31, 2010
EVANSTON, Ill. -- The 53rd ranked Lady Monarchs (4-2) earned a 5-2 victory against #50 Denver today at the ITA National Indoor Team Championships. Nadine Fahoum and Joanna Dobrowolska won in both singles and doubles action for the Lady Monarchs.
Fahoum won at No. 1 singles, improving to 6-0 in dual matches this year. The Lady Monarch junior defeated Denver's Ute Schnoy after dropping the first set. She won 4-6, 6-2, 1-0 (10-7). She teamed with Dobrowolska at No. 1 doubles for the win over Julia Bauregger and Sophia Bergner. The ODU tandem won 8-5 to seal the doubles point after Denver defaulted at No. 3 doubles.
Dobrowolska's win at No. 2 singles came against Bauregger in straight sets, winning 6-4, 6-1. Old Dominion had won the match with her win, as Denver also defaulted at No. 6 singles. However, Diana Ivanova added another ODU point with a win at No. 4 singles, over Lorinda Boothman, 6-2, 6-1.
NO. 53 OLD DOMINION vs. NO. 50 DENVER
1. Fahoum/Dobrowolska (ODU) def. Bergner/Bauregger (DU), 8-5
2. Schnoy/Boothman (DU) vs. Dementyeva/Ivanova (ODU), 5-2 *Unf.)
3. ODU wins by default
1. #21 Nadine Fahoum (ODU) def. Ute Schnoy (DU), 4-6, 6-2, 1-0 (10-7)
2. Joanna Dobrowolska (ODU) def. Julia Bauregger (DU), 6-4, 6-1
3. Sophia Bergner (DU) def. Irina Dementyeva (ODU), 6-4, 7-5
4. Diana Ivanova (ODU) def. Lorinda Boothman (ODU), 6-2, 6-1
5. Emma Isberg (DU) def. Juliana Pires (ODU), 6-4, 6-4
6. ODU win by default
FINAL SCORE: Old Dominion 5, Denver 2