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Women's Tennis Wins Nine Singles and Four Doubles Matches at the Hurricane Invite on Saturday

TU women's tennis team won all nine singles and all four doubles matches on Saturday at the Hurricane Invite at the Michael D. Case Tennis Center

TU women's tennis team won all nine singles and all four doubles matches on Saturday at the Hurricane Invite at the Michael D. Case Tennis Center
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Jan. 11, 2014

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TULSA, Okla. - The University of Tulsa women's tennis team won all nine singles matches and all four doubles matches on Saturday at the Hurricane Invite at the Michael D. Case Tennis Center.

The Golden Hurricane is 17-1 in singles matches and 10-1 in doubles matches after two days in the Hurricane Invite.

Samantha Vickers, ranked No. 48, defeated Veronica Popovici of Wyoming on Saturday in the blue draw singles, while Isaura Enrique defeated Jessica Parizher of Wyoming 2-6, 6-2, 1-0 (3).

Vickers, who is 2-0 in singles during the tournament, faces Kseniya Bardabush of North Texas on Sunday, while Enrique, who is 1-1 in singles during the tournament, faces Alexis Thoma of North Texas on Sunday.

The doubles duo of Vickers and Enrique won the blue doubles draw going 3-0 with a 6-2 win over Old Dominion's doubles team of Nikol Hristova and Melissa Esnal Olguin 6-2.

Yelena Nemchen, ranked No. 47, defeated Dorottya Honas of Wyoming 6-3, 6-2 on Saturday in the brown singles draw, while Renata Kuricova defeated Alma Espinosa of Wyoming 7-6, 6-4 in the gold singles draw.

Nemchen, who is 2-0 in singles during the tournament, faces Anastasiya Shestakova of North Texas on Sunday, while Kuricova, who is 2-0 in singles during the tournament, faces Dane Joubert of North Texas on Sunday.

Nemchen and Kuricova paired up to win the brown doubles draw going 3-0 with a 6-0 win over Old Dominion's doubles team of Niki Khmolovska and Ivana Vukovic.

Rongrong Leenabanchong defeated Christa Gecheva of Wyoming 6-0, 3-6, 1-0 (2) in the black singles draw, while Maria Sant'Anna defeated Alena Vasileva of Wyoming 6-4, 6-1 in the white singles draw.

Leenabanchong, who is 2-0 in singles during the tournament, faces Galieva of North Texas on Sunday, while Sant'Anna, who is 2-0 in singles during the tournament, faces Ana Sofia Cordero on Sunday.

The doubles team of Sant'Anna and Leenabanchong tied the green doubles draw with a 2-1 record after defeating Ingrid Vojcinakova and Marijana Novakovic of North Texas 6-3, who also finished with a 2-1 doubles record.

Saana Saarteinen defeated Silviya Zhelyazkova of Wyoming 6-1, 6-2 in the green singles draw, while Marcelina Cichon defeated Dane Joubert of North Texas 6-1, 6-1 in the gold draw.

Saarteinen, who is 2-0 in singles during the tournament, faces Valenzuela of North Texas on Sunday, while Cichon, who is 2-0 in singles during the tournament, faces Atiso of Old Dominion on Sunday.

The doubles duo of Saarteinen and Cichon won the white doubles draw with a 2-0 record after defeating the doubles duo of Alma Espinosa of Wyoming and Joubert of North Texas 6-3.

Benito defeated Faith Atiso of Old Dominion 6-1, 6-1 and faces Espinosa of Wyoming on Sunday in the gold singles draw. Benito has posted a 2-0 record in singles matches

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Singles

Samantha Vickers (Tulsa) d. Veronica Popovici (Wyoming) 6-2, 6-3

Yelena Nemchen (Tulsa) d. Dorottya Jonas (Wyoming) 6-3, 6-2

Isaura Enrique (Tulsa) d. Jessica Parizher (Wyoming) 2-6, 6-2, 1-0 (3)

Saana Saarteinen (Tulsa) d. Silviya Zhelyazkova (Wyoming) 6-1, 6-2

Rongrong Leenabanchong (Tulsa) d. Christa Gecheva (Wyoming) 6-0, 3-6, 1-0 (2)

Maria Sant'Anna (Tulsa) d. Alena Vasileva (Wyoming) 6-4, 6-1

Renata Kuricova (Tulsa) d. Alma Espinosa (Wyoming) 7-6, 6-4

Mareclina Cichon (Tulsa) d. Dane Joubert (North Texas) 6-1, 6-1

Carol Benito (Tulsa) d. Faith Atiso (Old Dominion) 6-2, 6-1

Doubles

Samantha Vickers/Isaura Enrique (Tulsa) d. Nikol Hristova/Melissa Esnal Olguin (Old Dominion) 6-2

Maria Sant'Anna/Rongrong Leenabanchong (Tulsa) d. Ingrid Vojcinakova/Marijana Novakovic (Old Dominion) 6-3

Renata Kuricova/Yelena Nemchen (Tulsa) d. Niki Khmolovska/Ivana Vukovic (Old Dominion) 6-0

Marcelina Cichon/Saana Saarteinen (Tulsa) d. Alma Espinosa (Wyoming)/Dane Joubert (North Texas) 6-3