Women’s Tennis Falls To Evansville In MVC Tournament Quarterfinal

first_imgThe Bulldogs took an early 1-0 lead by winning the doubles point. Tess Herder and Kenya Williams defeated Chieko Yamada and Theodora Soldatou 6-4 at No. 1 doubles. Summer Brills and Joely Lomas secured the point with a tiebreaker victory at No. 2. Match Notes:Drake 10-11 (2-5 MVC)Evansville 17-13 (5-2 MVC)Order of finish: Doubles (3,1,2); Singles (1,5,3,4,2,6)MVC Team Tennis Championship Quarterfinal The Purples Aces went on to earn wins at No. 1 and No. 5 singles respectively to take a 2-1 lead. The Bulldogs end the 2017 campaign with a 10-11 overall record and will return all six starters next year. Lomas tied the match up at 2-2 with an impressive 6-1, 7-5 win over Nicoli Pereira at No. 3 singles. BLOOMINGTON, Ill. – The Drake University women’s tennis suffered a 4-2 setback to Evansville in the quarterfinals of the Missouri Valley Conference tournament on Friday at Bloomington, Ill. Evansville secured the 4-2 win with Diana Tkachenko’s 7-6, 6-3 win at No. 2.center_img Evansville 4, Drake 2Apr 28, 2017 at Bloomington, Ill.(Bloomington Tennis Center) Doubles competition1. Herder, Tess/Williams, Kenya (DUW) def. Chieko Yamada/Theodora Soldatou (UE) 6-42. Brills, Summer/Lomas, Joely (DUW) def. Diana Tkachenko/Nicoli Pereira (UE) 7-63. Andjela Brguljan/Daria Pentsova (UE) def. Jaglarz, Mela/Kozlowski, Alex (DUW) 6-3 \Daria Pentsova topped Kenya Williams, 6-2, 6-1 to give the Purple Aces a 3-2 advantage.  Print Friendly Version Singles competition1. Chieko Yamada (UE) def. Brills, Summer (DUW) 6-2, 6-12. Diana Tkachenko (UE) def. Herder, Tess (DUW) 7-6, 6-33. Lomas, Joely (DUW) def. Nicoli Pereira (UE) 6-1, 7-54. Daria Pentsova (UE) def. Williams, Kenya (DUW) 6-2, 6-15. Andrea Pascual-Larri (UE) def. Kozlowski, Alex (DUW) 6-1, 6-26. Theodora Soldatou (UE) vs. Jaglarz, Mela (DUW) 6-1, 4-6, 4-3, unfinishedlast_img

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