TU Women's Tennis Drops its First Match of the Season at the ITA Kick-off Weekend
Jan. 25, 2014
ANN ARBOR, Mich. - The University of Tulsa women's tennis team lost its first match of the season falling to Yale 4-3 at the Varsity Tennis Center in Ann Arbor, Mich.
The Golden Hurricane won the doubles point after Samantha Vickers/Isaura Enrique defeated Annie Sullivan/Hanna Yu 6-3 and Renata Kuricova/Yelena Nemchen defeated Sherry Li/Amber Li 6-1. TU has not lost the doubles point in three matches this season.
Enrique and Marcelina Cichon won their singles matches. Enrique defeated Sherry Li at the No. 2 singles position 6-4, 4-6, 1-0 (10) and Cichon defeated Amber Li at the No. 6 singles position 6-2, 6-3.
Vickers dropped a close match as she won the first set 6-2 over Madeleine Hamilton, but lost the second set 6-3 to force a tie-breaker set three. Vickers lost that last set 10-7.
The Golden Hurricane finishes the ITA Kick-off Weekend either against No. 11 Michigan or No. 54 Virginia Tech on Sunday.
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No. 31 Yale 4, No. 28 Tulsa
Madeleine Hamilton (Yale) d. Samantha Vickers (TLS) 2-6, 6-3, 1-0 (7)
Isaura Enrique (TLS) d. Sherry Li (Yale) 6-4, 4-6, 1-0 (12)
Annie Sullivan (Yale) d. Yelena Nemchen (TLS) 6-3, 6-1
Hanna Yu (Yale) d. Maria Sant'Anna (TLS) 6-4, 6-3
ReeRee Li (Yale) d. Saana Saarteinen (TLS) 6-1, 6-0
Marcelina Cichon (TLS) d. Amber Li (Yale) 6-2, 6-3
Samantha Vickers/Isaura Enrique (TLS) d. Annie Sullivan/Hanna Yu (Yale) 6-3
ReeRee Li/Madeleine Hamilton (Yale) d. Rongrong Leenabanchong/Maria Sant'Anna (TLS) 6-0
Renata Kuricova/Yelena Nemchen (TLS) d. Sherry Li/Amber Li (Yale) 6-1
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