April 13, 2013
For Immediate Release
Davenport Match Results | Cornerstone Match Results
Grand Rapids, Mich. – The Indiana Tech women’s tennis team defeated Cornerstone University 9-0 on Saturday to earn their first conference win of the season after falling to #RV Davenport University 7-2 on Friday in Fort Wayne.
After this week’s matches, Tech’s record moved to 4-10 on the year and finished with a 1-3 mark in conference play.
Ana Hernandez and Stephanie Perez picked up Tech’s only wins against Davenport, both in three sets. Hernandez won 6-1, 3-6, 11-9 at No. 1 singles while Perez prevailed 6-2, 2-6, 10-7 at No. 3.
The Warriors were dominant against Cornerstone winning every singles match in two sets while dropping only 10 games all afternoon.
At the top three positions, Hernandez won 6-1, 6-0, Mounia Sami won 6-2, 6-1, and Perez came out on top 6-2, 6-0. Barbara Belli de Oliveira picked up a 6-0, 6-1 victory while Kayla Morrell and Ashley Benvenuti earned wins at No. 4 and No. 5 6-1, 6-1 and 6-0, 6-1, respectively.
Tech continued to play well in doubles, combining to defeat the Golden Eagles 24-5.
The team of Hernandez and Sami won 8-1 and Perez and Oliveira followed with an 8-2 win. Benvenuti and Morrell completed the sweep winning 8-2.
The Warriors will wrap up the regular season on Monday, Apr. 15 when they host Indiana University East at 3 p.m.
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