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IPFW Edges ORU, 5-2

IPFW Edges ORU, 5-2

The Basics
Score:  IPFW 5 – ORU 2
Records: IPFW (13-5) – ORU (5-7)
Location: Bixby High School – Bixby, Okla.

BIXBY, Okla. – The Oral Roberts University women's tennis team dropped a Summit League match Tuesday, 5-2, against IPFW at Bixby High School.

The Golden Eagles were unable to duplicate their upset performance against IPFW after knocking off No. 72 South Dakota last weekend. ORU fell behind early and was unable to rally as the Mastodons took the league victory.

Match Recap
Marizanne Bouwer won her second straight match 6-0, 6-2 at No. 3 singles against Carlota Trevino. 
Petya Simeonova was also impressive at No. 2 singles with a 6-2, 6-1 win. Simeonova improved to 5-5 on the season and 4-1 at the No. 2 position.
Ximena Puentes dropped a heartbreaker at No. 5 singles, 6-4, 6-6 (7-2) to Sofia Sorokina.

Up Next
ORU hits the road for its next four straight matches starting Sunday at Kansas City. The Golden Eagles will play back-to-back days against the Kangaroos and Western Illinois at the Plaza Tennis Center in Kansas City, Mo.

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