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ORU Wins Against Prairie View A&M 5-2 Saturday

ORU Wins Against Prairie View A&M 5-2 Saturday

The Basics 

Match 1: Oral Roberts 5 – Prairie View A&M 2
Location: Arlington, Texas – Arlington Tennis Center 

 

ARLINGTON, Texas - The Oral Roberts women's tennis team defeated Prairie View A&M 5-2 Saturday morning at the Arlington Tennis Center in Arlington, Texas.

 

The Golden Eagles claimed the doubles point and grabbed four singles wins against Prairie View A&M. Cece Cornelius and Andrea Vasiljevic won 6-3 at the No. 2 doubles position while Brenda Mercado and Ximenia Puentes won 6-4 at the No. 3 position.

 

Jovana Antonijevic claimed a 6-1, 7-5  victory at the No. 2 singles position against Prairie View A&M. Petya Simeonova captured at a win at the No. 4 singles position, 2-6, 6-3, 6-1. Brenda Mercado Jove won both sets with a 6-3 score at the No.5 position. Ximenia Puentes won at the No. 6 singles position 6-2, 7-6.

 

Up Next: ORU will play its first Summit League match of the season against South Dakota on Saturday, February 25 at 10 a.m. at the Case Tennis Center in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

 

The Results 

Oral Roberts 5, Prairie View A&M 2

Doubles competition

 

1. Antonijevic, Simeonova (ORU) lost to Rama, Lackey (PVA&M) 1-6

2.  Cornelius, Vasiljevic (ORU) def. Ruhl, Thomas (PVA&M) 6-3

3.  Mercado, Puentes (ORU) def. Findley, Calmet (PVA&M) 6-4

 

Singles competition

 

1. Vasiljevic (ORU) lost to Rama (PVA&M) 4-6, 1-6

2. Antonijevic (ORU) def. Lackey  (PVA&M) 6-1, 7-5

3. Cornelius (ORU) lost to Thomas (PVA&M) 6-3, 0-6, 3-6

4. Simeonova (ORU) def. Findley (PVA&M) 2-6, 6-3, 6-1

5. Mercado (ORU) def. Maxwell (PVA&M) 6-3, 6-3

6. Puentes (ORU) def. Calmet (PVA&M) 6-2, 7-6

 
 

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