Natalya Malenko sealed the deal for Old Dominion, winning in three sets over Luba Vazhenina 6-3, 5-7, 6-1
Natalya Malenko sealed the deal for Old Dominion, winning in three sets over Luba Vazhenina 6-3, 5-7, 6-1
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Old Dominion Outlasts Penn, 4-3

February 19, 2017
By ODU Athletics

NORFOLK, Va. – The Old Dominion women’s tennis team (6-2) took down Penn (1-4) by a 4-3 score on Sunday afternoon at the Folkes-Stevens Tennis Center. The Lady Monarchs have now won five of its last six matches and are 5-1 at home.

It was double tandems Borislava Botusharova/Marijana Novakovic and Holly Hutchinson/Ingird Vojcinakova picking up victories for ODU to get the Lady Monarchs off to a 1-0 lead.

No. 89 nationally ranked Borislava Botusharova made quick work out of Ria Vaidya 7-5, 6-0 to give Old Dominion a 2-0 advantage.

No. 57 Holly Hutchinson made it a 3-1 lead for ODU with a 6-4, 6-4 win over Kana Daniel in No. 1 singles.

Natalya Malenko sealed the deal for Old Dominion, winning in three sets over Luba Vazhenina 6-3, 5-7, 6-1.

The Lady Tennis Monarchs will return to action on Saturday, Feb. 25 in Blacksburg, for a showdown with Virginia Tech at 4:00 p.m. 

Tennis Match Results
Penn vs. Old Dominion
Feb 19, 2017 at Norfolk, Virginia
(Folkes-Stevens Tennis Center)

Old Dominion 4, Penn 3

Singles Competition
1. No. 57 Holly Hutchinson (ODU) def. No. 108 Kana Daniel (UPENN) 6-4, 6-4
2. No. 89 Borislava Botusharova (ODU) def. Ria Vaidya (UPENN) 7-5, 6-0
3. Ashley Zhu (UPENN) def. Adriana Rajkovic (ODU) 6-2, 6-4
4. Lina Qostal (UPENN) def. Ingird Vojcinakova (ODU) 6-4, 6-0
5. Natalya Malenko (ODU) def. Luba Vazhenina (UPENN) 6-3, 5-7, 6-1
6. Sarah Dreyfuss (UPENN) def. Eliska Petrackova (ODU) 6-1, 4-6, 6-4

Doubles Competition
1. Holly Hutchinson/Ingird Vojcinakova (ODU) def. Kana Daniel/Ria Vaidya (UPENN) 7-6 (9-7)
2. OJ Singh/Ashley Zhu (UPENN) def. Adriana Rajkovic/Natalya Malenko (ODU) 7-6 (7-4)
3. Borislava Botusharova/Marijana Novakovic (ODU) def. Luba Vazhenina/Lina Qostal (UPENN) 6-4

Match Notes:
Order of Finish: Doubles (3,2,1); Singles (2,4,1,3,6,5)
T-3:10
A-67

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