No. 34 Lady Monarchs Top Boston University, 6-1
Norfolk, Va. -- The #34 Old Dominion women's tennis team collected an impressive 6-1 victory over Boston University Friday afternoon in the first match of the spring to be held at the Old Dominion Tennis Complex on the campus of Old Dominion University. With the win, the Lady Monarchs have strung together an 11-game win streak and are currently 12-1 overall (2-1 CAA).
Old Dominion was led by fifth-ranked freshman sensation Nataly Cahana (Qiriat Bialik, Israel), who collected a 6-0, 6-1 win at #1 singles. Cahana is now 13-0 in spring singles play and has collected a 36-3 overall record this spring.
Mily Kannarkat (Virginia Beach, Va.) improved to 12-1 on the season with a win at #4 singles. Both Ana Radeljevic (Zagreb, Croatia) and Lara van Rooyen (Pretoria, South Africa) improved to 11-2 overall, with wins at #3 and #2 singles respectively.
The Lady Monarchs will host #59 Campbell Saturday at the Old Dominion Tennis Complex at 10 am.
OLD DOMINION 6, BOSTON UNIVERSITY 1
1 - Nataly Cahana (ODU) d. Christina Causway (BU) 6-0, 6-1 2 - Lara van Rooyen (ODU) d. Carrie Rose (BU) 6-3, 6-2 3 - Ana Radeljevic (ODU) d. Lindsey Dynof (BU) 6-1, 6-2 4 - Mily Kannarkat (ODU) d. Elena deMendoza (BU) 6-3, 6-0 5 - Alana Marcu (BU) d. Julia Sotiriu (ODU) 6-7, 6-3, 1-0 6 - Patricia Araujo (ODU) d. Hannah Bartell (BU) 7-6, 7-6 1 - Cahana/Radeljevic (ODU) d. Causway/Rose (BU) 8-3 2 - Kannarkat/van Rooyen (ODU) d. Dynof/deMendoza (BU) 8-4 3 - Araujo/Sotiriu (ODU) d. Marcu/Hsiao Ning Ham (BU) 8-4