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ORU Falls to #13 Wichita State, 4-0

ORU Falls to #13 Wichita State, 4-0

The Basics
Match 1: Oral Roberts 0 – #13 Wichita State 4
Records: Oral Roberts (6-8); Wichita State 15-3)
Location: Tulsa, Okla. – Case Tennis Center 

The Short Story: The Oral Roberts women's tennis team fell 4-0 to nationally ranked Wichita State Saturday at the Case Tennis Center.

The Golden Eagles were shutout in the middle of the singles lineup after falling behind in doubles play. Wichita State won at No. 2 and No. 3 doubles to take an early lead before the 13th-ranked Shockers finished off with wins at No. 4 and No. 5 singles with identical 6-0, 6-2 wins.

Up Next: The Golden Eagles head to Arkansas next weekend for a pair of matches against Arkansas Pine Bluff on Saturday. Action is set to start at 11 a.m.

The Results 

#13 Wichita State 4, Oral Roberts 0
Singles competition
1. Jovana Antonijevic (ORU) vs. Gabriela Porubin (WSU) unfinished
2. Julia Schiller (WSU) def. Ceijenia Cornelius (ORU) 6-1, 6-2
3. Petya Simeonova (ORU) vs. Aleksandra Trifunovi (WSU) unfinished
4. Abby Stevens (WSU) def. Brenda Mercado Jove (ORU) 6-0, 6-2
5. Tanaporn Thongsing (WSU) def. Valentina Gisbert (ORU) 6-0, 6-2
6. Ximena Puentes (ORU) vs. Summer Schlotterback (WSU) unfinished 

Doubles competition
1. Jovana Antonijevic/Petya Simeonova (ORU) vs. Rebecca Pedrazzi/Aleksandra Trifunovi (WSU) unfinished
2. Giulia Guidetti/Abby Stevens (WSU) def. Ceijenia Cornelius/Brenda Mercado Jove (ORU) 6-1
3. Gabriela Porubin/Tanaporn Thongsing (WSU) def. Valentina Gisbert/Ximena Puentes (ORU) 6-0 

Match Notes
Wichita State 15-3; National ranking #13
Oral Roberts 6-8 

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