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Golden Eagles Split Saturday Matches with TU & UAPB

Golden Eagles Split Saturday Matches with TU & UAPB

The Basics
Match 1: Oral Roberts 5 – Arkansas-Pine Bluff 0
Match 2: Oral Roberts 5 – Arkansas-Pine Bluff 0
Match 3: Oral Roberts 0 – Tulsa 7
Match 4: Oral Roberts 0 – Tulsa 4
Location: Tulsa, Okla. – Case Tennis Center 

The Short Story: The Oral Roberts women's tennis team split a pair of matches with Arkansas-Pine Bluff and the University of Tulsa Saturday at the Case Tennis Center.

ORU blanked UAPB in the first match of the day in a dominate 6-0, 6-0 sweep in all five singles matches. The Golden Eagles narrowly duplicated the score in the second match with 6-0, 6-0 wins in No. 1, 2 and 3 singles before sweeping the match 5-0.

The afternoon was not as nice to ORU as Tulsa blanked the Golden Eagles in both evening matches. The Golden Hurricane took a complete 7-0 win in the first match before a 4-0 shutout in the final match of the day.

Up Next: ORU makes a quick turnaround hosting former Southland Conference rival Central Arkansas. The Golden Eagles will start action from the Case Tennis Center at 8:30 a.m.

The Results 

Tulsa 4, Oral Roberts 0
Singles competition
1. Ceijenia Cornelius (ORU) vs. Saana Saarteinen (TU) no result
2. Jovana Antonijevic (ORU) vs. Rongrong Leenabancho (TU) no result
3. Marcelina Cichon (TU) def. Petya Simeonova (ORU) 6-0, 6-0
4. Yelena Nemchen (TU) def. Andrada Gordan (ORU) 6-0, 6-4
5. Mahitha Dadireddy (TU) def. Ximena Puentes (ORU) 6-1, 6-2
6. Renata Kuricova (TU) def. Brenda Mercado Jove (ORU) 6-0, 6-1

 

Tulsa 6, Oral Roberts 0
Singles competition
1. Ksenia Laskutova (TU) def. Jovana Antonijevic (ORU) 6-3, 6-0
2. Rongrong Leenabancho (TU) def. Ceijenia Cornelius (ORU) 6-1, 3-0
3. Marcelina Cichon (TU) def. Ximena Puentes (ORU) 6-2, 6-0
4. Valentina Gisbert (ORU) vs. Mahitha Dadireddy (TU) no result
5. Saana Saarteinen (TU) def. Brenda Mercado Jove (ORU) 6-2, 4-1
6. Yelena Nemchen (TU) def. Nika Munoz (ORU) 6-0, 6-1 

Doubles competition
1. Renata Kuricova/Ksenia Laskutova (TU) def. Jovana Antonijevic/Ceijenia Cornelius (ORU) 6-1
2. Andrada Gordan/Petya Simeonova (ORU) vs. Martha Matoula/Rongrong Leenabancho (TU) no result
3. Saana Saarteinen/Mahitha Dadireddy (TU) def. Ximena Puentes/Valentina Gisbert (ORU) 6-1

 

Oral Roberts 5, Arkansas-Pine Bluff 0
Singles competition
1. Petya Simeonova (ORU) def. Sargent (UAPB) 6-0, 6-0
2. Valentina Gisbert (ORU) def. Thomas (UAPB) 6-0, 6-0
3. Brenda Mercado Jove (ORU) def. Jackson (UAPB) 6-0, 6-0
4. Nika Munoz (ORU) def. Corby (UAPB) 6-0, 6-3
5. Naomi Munitic (ORU) def. Brand (UAPB) 6-0, 6-0 

Oral Roberts 5, Arkansas-Pine Bluff 0
Singles competition
1. Ceijenia Cornelius (ORU) def. Thomas (UAPB) 6-0, 6-0
2. Jovana Antonijevic (ORU) def. Sargent (UAPB) 6-0, 6-0
3. Valentina Gisbert (ORU) def. Jackson (UAPB) 6-0, 6-0
4. Brenda Mercado Jove (ORU) def. Corby (UAPB) 6-0, 6-0
5. Nika Munoz (ORU) def. Brand (UAPB) 6-0, 6-0 

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