TU Women's Tennis Defeats BYU 7-0 Saturday
Jan. 18, 2014
TULSA, Okla. - The University of Tulsa women's tennis started the team competition with a 7-0 win over BYU on Saturday at the Michael D. Case Tennis Center.
The Golden Hurricane won the doubles point after a hard fought battle. Samantha Vickers/Isaura Enrique defeated Megan Sheehan-Dizon 6-2, but the other two doubles came down to the wire. Renata Kuricova/Yelena Nemchen defeated Morgan Anderson/Toby Miclat 7-5 after trailing 5-4.
TU's doubles team of Maria Sant'Anna/Rongrong Leenabanchong and BYU's doubles team of Mayci Jones/Nicolette Tran was tied at six apiece with the tie-breaker tied at one.
No. 48 Samantha Vickers clinched the match with the fourth point with a 6-3, 6-0 win over Mayci Jones. Vickers is riding on an eight-match winning streak.
The Golden Hurricane faces Oral Roberts at 4 p.m. on Saturday.
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#48 Samantha Vickers (TLS) d. Mayci Jones (BYU) 6-3, 6-0
Isaura Enrique (TLS) d. Meghan Sheehan-Dizon (BYU) 6-3, 6-0
#47 Yelena Nemchen (TLS) d. Nicolette Tran (BYU) 4-6, 6-2, 1-0 (7)
Maria Sant'Anna (TLS) d. Morgan Anderson (BYU) 6-4, 6-3
Saana Saareteinen (TLS) d. Toby Miclat (BYU) 5-7, 6-2, 1-0 (4)
Marcelina Cichon (TLS) d. Savannah Ware (BYU) 6-4, 6-2
Samantha Vickers/Isaura Enrique (TLS) d. Meghan Sheehan-Dizon/Toby Miclat (BYU) 6-2
Maria Sant'Anna/Rongrong Leenabanchong (TLS) vs. Mayci Jones/Nicolette Tran (BYU) 6-6 (1-1) unfinished
Renata Kuricova/Yelena Nemchen (TLS) d. Morgan Anderson/Mackenna Maddox (BYU) 7-5
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