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Golden Eagles Defeat Grambling State 6-1

Golden Eagles Defeat Grambling State 6-1

The Basics 

Match 3: Oral Roberts 6 – Grambling State 1

Location: Tulsa, Okla. – Case Tennis Center 


TULSA, Okla. - The Oral Roberts women's tennis team defeated Grambling State Saturday afternoon 6-1 at the Case Tennis Center in Tulsa, Oklahoma.


The Golden Eagles defeated Grambling State in all three doubles matches on Saturday. Ximena Puentes and Brenda Mercado defeated their opponent at the No. 3 doubles position 6-0. Valentina Gisbert swept her opponent at the No. 6 singles position.


Up Next: ORU will travel to Arlington, Texas, to take on the University of Texas at Arlington on Friday, February 17 beginning at 10 a.m.


The Results 

Oral Roberts 6, Grambling State 1

Doubles competition


1. Antonijevic, Simeonova (ORU) def. Philavvong, Muswere (GSU) 6-4

2.  Cornelius, Vasiljevic (ORU) def. Bryttish, Galeano (GSU) 6-4

3. Puentes, Mercado (ORU) def. Magunje, Ayim (GSU) 6-0



Singles competition


1. Antonijevic (ORU) lost to Philavvong (GSU) 2-6, 2-6

2. Cornelius (ORU) def. Muswere (GSU) 6-1, 6-0

3. Simeonova (ORU) def. Bryttish (GSU) 6-2, 6-3

4. Mercado (ORU) def. Galeano (GSU) 3-6, 6-1 (10-6)

5. Puentes (ORU) def. Magunje (GSU) 6-3, 6-3

6. Gisbert (ORU) def. Ayim (GSU) 6-0, 6-0

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