ORU Opens Season Against Arkansas-Pine Bluff and Tulsa

ORU Opens Season Against Arkansas-Pine Bluff and Tulsa

The Basics

ORU 2018 Record: 2-2

Match 1: Oral Roberts 7 – Arkansas-Pine Bluff 0
Match 2: Oral Roberts 7 – Arkansas-Pine Bluff 0
Match 3: Oral Roberts 0 – Tulsa 4
Match 4: Oral Roberts 0 – Tulsa 4
Location: Tulsa, Okla. (Case Tennis Center)

Full Results

TULSA, Okla. - The Oral Roberts women's tennis team opened the 2018 season going 2-2 Saturday, January 13 against the University of Arkansas-Pine Bluff and the University of Tulsa at the Case Tennis Center in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

The Golden Eagles swept the Lions in both matches on Saturday claiming the doubles point and all singles matches. Ceijenia Cornelous, Valentina Gisbert and Brenda Mercado each swept their opponents in match one against UAPB, 6-0, 6-0 in singles action.

 
Jovana Antonijevic and Gorana Kadijevic won 6-0 in the No. 1 doubles spot in match one against UAPB. Ceijenia Cornelius and Andrea Vasiljevic also won 6-0 in the No. 2 doubles position in match one against the Lions claiming the doubles point for the Golden Eagles.

Jovana Antonijevic and Mariia Kuzminskaya swept their opponents, 6-0, 6-0 in their singles matches in match two against the lions.

Up Next: ORU will compete in the Hurricane Invite Friday, January 19 hosted by the University of Tulsa at 9 a.m. at the Case Tennis Center.

 

The Results 

Match 1: Oral Roberts 7, UAPB 0

Doubles competition

1. Antonijevic, Kadijevic (ORU) def. Padilla, Ali (UAPB) 6-0
2. Cornelius, Vasiljevic (ORU) def. Shaw, Lewis (UAPB) 6-0
3. No Competition


Singles competition

1. Antonijevic (ORU) def. Padilla (UAPB) 6-1, 6-0
2. Cornelius (ORU) def. Ali (UAPB) 6-0, 6-0
3. Kadijevic (ORU) def. Shaw (UAPB) 6-2, 6-0
4. Mercado (ORU) def. Taylor (UAPB) 6-0, 6-0
5. Gisbert (ORU) def. Lewis (UAPB) 6-0, 6-0
6. No Competition

 

Match 2: Oral Roberts 7, UAPB 0

Doubles competition

1. No Competition
2. No Competition
3. No Competition


Singles competition

1. Cornelius (ORU) def. Padilla (UAPB) 6-0, 6-1
2. Antonijevic (ORU) def. Ali (UAPB) 6-0, 6-0
3. Mercado (ORU) def. Shaw (UAPB) 6-2, 6-0
4. Gisbert (ORU) def. Lewis (UAPB) 6-0, 6-1
5. Kuzminskaya (ORU) def. Taylor (UAPB) 6-0, 6-0
6. No Competition

 

Match 3: Oral Roberts 0, Tulsa 4

Doubles competition

1. Antonijevic, Kadijevic (ORU) lost to Laskatova (Tulsa) 6-3
2. Cornelius, Vasiljevic (ORU) lost to Okalova, Ploner (Tulsa) 4-3
3. Gisbert, Mercado (ORU) lost to Kupkova, Poppe (Tulsa) 6-1


Singles competition

1. Antonijevic (ORU) lost to Laskatova (Tulsa) 0-6, 0-6
2. Cornelius (ORU) lost to Okalova (Tulsa) 2-6, 0-3 unfinished
3. Kadijevic (ORU) lost to Matoula (Tulsa) 2-6, 1-6
4. Vasiljevic (ORU) lost to Kupkova (Tulsa) 0-6, 3-4 unfinished
5. Mercado (ORU) lost to Ploner (Tulsa) 1-6, 0-6
6. Gisbert (ORU) lost to Poppe (Tulsa) 0-6, 1-6

 

Match 4: Oral Roberts 0, Tulsa 4

Doubles competition

1. Cornelius, Vasiljevic (ORU) lost to Laskatova (Tulsa) 6-0
2. Antonijevic, Kadijevic (ORU) lost to Okalova, Ploner (Tulsa) 6-1
3. Kuzminskaya, Mercado (ORU) lost to Kupkova, Poppe (Tulsa) 2-3 unfinished


Singles competition

1. Antonijevic (ORU) lost to Okalova (Tulsa) 3-6, 0-2
2. Cornelius (ORU) lost to Laskatova (Tulsa) 1-6, 1-6
3. Kadijevic (ORU) lost to Kupkova (Tulsa) 4-6, 0-2
4. Vasiljevic (ORU) lost to Ploner (Tulsa) 2-6, 0-6
5. Mercado (ORU) lost to Chinikova (Tulsa) 0-6, 0-6
6. Gisbert (ORU) lost to Poppe (Tulsa) – No result

 

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