Women's Tennis Recap: Jan. 19
Old Dominion Tops Howard, 6-1
NORFOLK, Va.-Howard battled the Old Dominion Lady Monarchs on Saturday, Jan. 19 at the Folkes-Stevens Indoor Tennis Center to kick off the new year.
The Lady Bison fell to the Monarchs 6-1.
Katelyn Stokes put the bison ahead by defeating Diana Ivanova 7-5, 7-5. Unfortunately, her reign was cut short when fellow Lady Bison Brittney Morgan (6-1, 6-3), Umarah Mughee (6-0, 6-2), Talia Johnson (6-2, 6-3), Gabrielle Moxey (6-2, 6-2) and Stacey Roheman (6-0, 6-1) fell to ODU singles play.
ODU dominated HU during doubles play. Stokes and Morgan fell 8-2, as Johnson and Roheman lost 8-1 and Mughee and Moxey fell 7-4.
GREENSBORO-North Carolina A&T opened up the 2013 season with some highs and lows in a 7-0 loss to Appalachian State at the Piedmont Indoor Tennis Center.
Women's Tennis Falls to ODU, 7-0
NORFOLK, Va. -Norfolk State opened up the 2013 season with a 7-0 loss to Old Dominion on Saturday at the Folkes-Stevens Indoor Tennis Center.
In the doubles matches freshman Andrea Macchiavello and sophomore Yvonne Kamegne suffered a 6-1 loss to Julianna Pires and Nicole Hristova. Sophomores Laura Gutierrez and Mafalda Lhorca fell to Diana Ivanova and Melissa Esnal-Olguin, 8-0. In match number three Nika Khomolovska and Ivana Vuckovic defeated senior Rebecca Graff and junior Maryna Kariuk, 8-1.
In the singles matches Macchiavello fell to Ivanova, 6-3, 6-2. Kamegne lost to Hristova in match number two 6-2, 6-0. Gutierrez competed at the number three spot where she lost to Vuckovic 6-3, 6-0. Kariuk suffered a 6-0, 6-1 loss to Khomolovska. Batiste finished things up for the Spartans with a 6-0, 6-0 loss to Faith Attiso.
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