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Golden Eagles Fall to Bethune-Cookman Thursday 4-2

Golden Eagles Fall to Bethune-Cookman Thursday 4-2

The Basics 

ORU 2017 Record: 8-8


Match 1: Oral Roberts 2 – Bethune-Cookman 4
Location: Daytona Beach, Florida


DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - The Oral Roberts women's tennis team came up short Thursday afternoon falling 4-2 to Bethune-Cookman in Daytona Beach, Florida.


Petya Simeonova defeated her opponent at the No. 4 singles position by a match score of 6-2, 6-0.


Up Next: ORU will host the Bears from Missouri State on Tuesday, March 21 at the Case Tennis Center in Tulsa beginning at 5 p.m.


The Results 

Oral Roberts 2, Bethune-Cookman 4

Doubles competition


1. Cornelius, Simeonova (ORU) lost to Matsuba, Echeverria (BC) 3-6

2. Antonijevic, Vasiljevic (ORU) lost to Vidal, Ruele (BC) 2-6

3.  Mercado, Puentes (ORU) def. No players (BC) Default


Singles competition


1. Vasiljevic (ORU) lost to Matsuba (BC) 2-6, 1-6

2. Cornelius (ORU) lost to Echeverria (BC) 4-6, 2-6

3. Antonijevic (ORU) lost to Vidal (BC) 6-2, 3-6, 1-6

4. Simeonova (ORU) def. Ruele (BC) 6-2, 6-0

5. Puentes (ORU) vs. Romero (BC) 7-5, 0-6, 4-1 unfinished

6. Mercado Jove (ORU) def. No Player (BC) Default


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