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Golden Eagles Post Pair of Shutouts vs Grambling

Golden Eagles Post Pair of Shutouts vs Grambling

The Basics
Match 1: Oral Roberts 7 – Grambling State 0 | Box Score
Match 2: Oral Roberts 6 – Grambling State 0 | Box Score
Records: Oral Roberts (4-6); Grambling State (0-2)
Location: Tulsa, Okla. – Case Tennis Center/Bixby High School 

The Short Story: The Oral Roberts women's tennis team swept a double-header from Grambling State with a pair of shutouts on Friday. ORU opened morning action at the Case Tennis Center with a 6-0 win before heading outdoors to Bixby High School and earning a 7-0 win.

Jovana Antonijevic opened with a sound 6-1, 6-0 victory at No. 1 singles and also teamed with Petya Simeonova at No. 1 doubles for a 6-1 win.

Ceijenia Cornelius also capped the afternoon with an impressive win at No. 2 singles winning 6-2, 6-0. She teamed with Andrada Gordan at No. 1 doubles to post a 6-2 win helping ORU with the sweep.

Up Next: The Golden Eagles finish a two-day group of matches with Grambling State on Saturday. Action begins Saturday morning at 9 a.m. at the Case Tennis Center.

The Results 

Oral Roberts 6, Grambling State 0
Singles competition
1. Jovana Antonijevic (ORU) def. Cara Kemp (GSU) 6-1, 6-0
2. Ceijenia Cornelius (ORU) def. Anastaysa Reshetniko (GSU) 6-4, 6-4
3. Petya Simeonova (ORU) def. P. Philavvong (GSU) 7-6, 6-3
4. Andrada Gordan (ORU) def. T. Magunje (GSU) 6-1, 6-2
5. Brenda Mercado Jove (ORU) def. T. Chiridza (GSU) 6-2, 6-2
6. Valentina Gisbert (ORU) vs. Joy Jones (GSU) 6-3, 2-1, unfinished 

Doubles competition
1. Jovana Antonijevic/Petya Simeonova (ORU) def. Cara Kemp/T. Chiridza (GSU) 6-1
2. Ceijenia Cornelius/Andrada Gordan (ORU) def. Joy Jones/P. Philavvong (GSU) 6-2
3. Brenda Mercado Jove/Valentina Gisbert (ORU) def. T. Magunje/Keren Muswere (GSU) 7-6 

Oral Roberts 7, Grambling State 0
Singles competition
1. Jovana Antonijevic (ORU) def. Anastaysa Reshetniko (GSU) 6-1, 6-2
2. Ceijenia Cornelius (ORU) def. Cara Kemp (GSU) 6-2, 6-0
3. Petya Simeonova (ORU) def. Keren Muswere (GSU) 6-1, 6-3
4. Andrada Gordan (ORU) def. P. Philavvong (GSU) 6-4, 6-2
5. Brenda Mercado Jove (ORU) def. Joy Jones (GSU) 6-1, 6-2
6. Valentina Gisbert (ORU) def. T. Chiridza (GSU) 6-4, 6-0 

Doubles competition
1. Andrada Gordan/Ceijenia Cornelius (ORU) def. Cara Kemp/T. Chiridza (GSU) 6-2
2. Jovana Antonijevic/Petya Simeonova (ORU) def. Joy Jones/P. Philavvong (GSU) 6-0
3. Brenda Mercado Jove/Valentina Gisbert (ORU) def. T. Magunje/Keren Muswere (GSU) 6-4 

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