Bulls Sweep Hillsdale To Open Spring Break Play

BOCA RATON, FL - The University at Buffalo women's tennis team improved to 9-1 on the season with a 7-0 sweep of Hillsdale College on Saturday afternoon.  The Bulls won all three contests in doubles and then all six in singles action.

Senior Miranda Podlas and freshman Margarita Kotok played at first doubles where they picked up an 8-1 victory.  The Bulls then clinched the doubles point at third doubles where freshman Laura Holterbosch and junior Laura Fernandez shutout their opponent, 8-0.  Seniors Marta Stoyanova and Anamaria Candanoza closed out doubles with a 8-3 win.

In singles action, Stoyanova picked up the first victory with a 6-0, 6-0 shutout at fifth singles.  Holterbosch then won at sixth singles, 6-4, 6-0 while Podlas clinched the match playing at the number one spot today, 6-0, 6-2.  Candanoza then won at fourth singles, 6-1, 6-2, followed by a win from Fernandez at third singles, 6-0, 6-2.  Kotok, playing at second singles, completed the sweep with a 6-3, 6-2 victory.

The Bulls will be back in action tomorrow as they face Florida Atlantic at 11:00 am.

Doubles:

1. Miranda Podlas/Margarita Kotok (UB) def. Morgan Delp/Sydney Delp (Hillsdale), 8-1

2. Marta Stoyanova/Anamaria Candanoza (UB) def. Dana Grace Buck/Lindsay Peirce (Hillsdale), 8-3

3. Laura Holterbosch/Laura Fernandez (UB) def. Rachel Blaauw/Jada Bissett (Hillsdale), 8-0

Order of Finish: 1,3,2

Singles:

1. Miranda Podlas (UB) def. Sydney Delp (Hillsdale), 6-0, 6-2

2. Margarita Kotok (UB) def. Morgan Delp (Hillsdale), 6-3, 6-2

3. Laura Fernandez (UB) def. Dana Grace Buck (Hillsdale), 6-0, 6-2

4. Anamaria Candanoza (UB) def. Lindsay Peirce (Hillsdale), 6-1, 6-2

5. Marta Stoyanova (UB) def. Rachel Blaauw (Hillsdale), 6-0, 6-0

6. Laura Holterbosch (UB) def. Jada Bissett (Hillsdale), 6-4, 6-0

Order of Finish: 5,6,1,4,3,2