Women’s Tennis Collects Two Wins Sunday

first_img vs. Augie Box Score (HTML) Story Links Live Stats Next Game: DES MOINES, Iowa – The Drake University women’s tennis team picked up a pair of home wins Sunday, Jan. 27, with victories over South Dakota and Augustana (S.D.).The Bulldogs (2-3) opened the day with a 4-2 morning win over South Dakota followed by 4-1 victory against Augustana in the afternoon.Daria Walczak (Lodz, Poland) and Kenya Williams (Lauderhill, Fla.) were all undefeated at No. 3 and 5 singles with straight-set victories to propel the Bulldogs to the two team wins. Walczak also paired with Carmen Palumbo (McLean, Va.) to win a pair of doubles matches and give the Bulldogs the doubles point in both matches. The Sunday sweep completed a 2-1 homestand for the Bulldogs who host SIUE Feb. 2 and 11 a.m. in their next competition. Drake 4, South Dakota 2Jan 27, 2019 at Des Moines, Iowa (Roger Knapp Tennis Center) Singles competition1. Liza Petushkova (DU) vs. Jana Lazarevic (USD) 7-5, 3-6, 4-4, unfinished2. Habiba Aly (USD) def. Carmen Palumbo (DU) 6-1, 6-33. Daria Walczak (DU) def. Natka Kmoskova (USD) 7-6, 7-64. Sophia Haleas (DU) def. Luana Stanciu (USD) 6-3, 7-55. Kenya Williams (DU) def. Emma Tranberg (USD) 6-3, 6-16. Nanette Nylund (USD) def. Kelsey Neville (DU) 6-4, 6-4Doubles competition1. Liza Petushkova/Kenya Williams (DU) vs. Anastasia Bondarenko/Natka Kmoskova (USD) 5-4, unfinished2. Carmen Palumbo/Daria Walczak (DU) def. Jana Lazarevic/Luana Stanciu (USD) 6-23. Kelsey Neville/Megan Webb (DU) def. Nanette Nylund/Emma Tranberg (USD) 6-3Match NotesSouth Dakota 0-2Drake 1-3Order of finish: Doubles (2,3); Singles (2,5,6,4,3)Drake 4, Augustana (SD) 1Jan 27, 2019 at Des Moines, Iowa (Roger Knapp Tennis Center) Singles competition1. Liza Petushkova (DU) vs. Staniszewska, Kornel (AUGIE) 4-6, 1-4, unfinished2. Carmen Palumbo (DU) def. Goble, Grace (AUGIE) 6-3, 6-23. Daria Walczak (DU) def. Rusu, Anca (AUGIE) 6-2, 6-04. Sophia Haleas (DU) vs. Jackson, Taylor (AUGIE) 6-3, 2-3, unfinished5. Kenya Williams (DU) def. Teske, Annika (AUGIE) 6-0, 6-16. Falkner, Rebecca (AUGIE) def. No player (DU), by forfeitDoubles competition1. Liza Petushkova/Kenya Williams (DU) def. Staniszewska, Kornel/Vieyra, Laura (AUGIE) 7-52. Carmen Palumbo/Daria Walczak (DU) def. Jackson, Taylor/Rusu, Anca (AUGIE) 6-23. Teske, Annika/Goble, Grace (AUGIE) def. Kelsey Neville/Megan Webb (DU) 6-3Match NotesAugustana (SD) 0-1Drake 2-3Order of finish: Doubles (3,2,1); Singles (6,5,3,2) SIU Edwardsville 2/2/2019 – 11 A.M. Preview Watch Live vs USD Box Score (HTML) Full Schedule Roster Print Friendly Versionlast_img read more