Score: South Dakota State 6 – ORU 1
Records: South Dakota State (9-5, 2-0) – ORU (6-9, 2-3)
Location: Indianapolis, Ind.
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – The Oral Roberts University women's tennis team fell to South Dakota State, 6-1, Saturday in Summit League action.
The Jackrabbits dominated at the bottom of the order as ORU picked up their single point at No. 4 singles. Ximena Puentes won her third straight singles match with a 7-5, 5-7, 10-6 victory as ORU fell to 6-9 on the season and 2-3 in league play.
- Puentes earned a 7-5, 5-7, 10-6, win over Tacy Haws-Lay at No.4 singles. The sophomore improved to 8-5 on the season with her third straight win.
- Petya Simeonova fell at No. 1 singles as Iasmin Rosa rallied to win 4-6, 7-5, 10-6. It was the first match of the season at No. 1 singles as she fell to 6-7 in singles play.
- Marizanne Bouwer saw her four match winning streak come to an end with a 6-4, 6-2 loss at No. 2 singles. Bouwer stands at 6-5 on the year.
ORU plays back-to-back matches in Indianapolis as they take on IUPUI Sunday. Action is set to start at 8 a.m.