Women’s Tennis Falls On The Road At Ball State, 5-2

Women’s Tennis Falls On The Road At Ball State, 5-2

MUNCIE, IN – The University at Buffalo women's tennis team dropped their second straight Mid-American Conference match on Sunday afternoon on the road at Ball State by the score of 5-2. With the loss, the Bulls fall to 6-7 overall and 0-2 in MAC play while the Cardinals improved to 16-2 overall and 4-0 in MAC play.

The Bulls opened doubles action strong at No. 1 doubles as the team of Tanja Stokanovska and Margarita Kotok defeated Rosalinda Calderon and Julia Sbircea by the score of 6-2. The Cardinals were able to collect wins at No. 2 and No. 3 doubles to collect the doubles point.

Ball State dominated singles action on Sunday as they won four of the six single matches. At No. 6 singles, Anna Savchenko was able to defeat Rosalinda Calderon 4-6, 6-4, 10-3. At No. 3 singles, Emel Abibula earned a strong win over Toni Ormond by the score of 6-0, 6-7 (9-11), 11-9.

Buffalo will return to the courts on Friday afternoon as they head to Kalamazoo, MI to take on the Western Michigan Broncos at 1:00 pm.

Doubles:

  1. Tanja Stojanovska/Margarita Kotok (UB) def. Rosalinda Calderon/Julia Sbircea (BSU), 6-2
  2. Peyton Gollhofer/Carmen Blanco (BSU) def. Anna Savchenko/Chantal Martinez Blanco (UB), 6-3
  3. Audrey Berger/Isabelle Dohanics (BSU) def. Laura Holterbosch/Mercedes Losada Rubio (UB), 7-6 (10-8)

Singles:

  1. Carmen Blanco (BSU) def. Tanja Stojanovska (UB), 6-3, 6-2
  2. Peyton Gollhofer (BSU) def. Chantal Martinez Blanco (UB), 6-3, 6-4
  3. Emel Abibula (UB) def. Toni Ormond (BSU), 6-0, 6-7 (9-11), 11-9
  4. Isabelle Dohanics (BSU) def. Mercedes Losada Rubio (UB), 6-4, 6-1
  5. Audrey Berger (BSU) def. Sanjana Sudhir (UB), 6-4, 6-4
  6. Anna Savchenko (UB) def. Rosalinda Calderon (BSU), 4-6, 6-4, 10-3
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