Women's Tennis Tops Ball State and Detroit
Jan. 27, 2013
EAST LANSING, Mich. – Michigan State University picked up two wins on Sunday, Jan. 27, in match ups against Ball State and Detroit. The Spartans tallied a 6-1 win against Ball State before blanking Detroit, 7-0.
“I’m happy about the effort the team put in today,” said head coach Simone Jardim. “We worked on a lot of doubles this week and the hard work paid off. We keep getting better each week and have high hopes for the season.”
Michigan State 6, Ball State 1
Bohrer on court one defeated Terashi in two sets, 6-1, 6-1. Parenteau topped Courtney Wild in a close match at the No. 2 spot, 6-3, 4-6, 6-4. Gaining a win on court four scoring 6-4, 5-7, 7-5, was Herzog facing Bethany Moore. Junior Katarina Lingl fell in the first set, 5-7, before rebounding to win the match, 7-5, 6-2. Meyers dropped her competition in two sets scoring, 6-0, 6-2.
Michigan State 7, Detroit 0
Pushing past the competition versus Detroit on court one in doubles matches was Bohrer and Parenteau, 8-1. Meyers and Gruber recorded a 7-4 win at the No. 2 spot facing Valeriya Kulikouskaya and Julia Fernandes. Spartans’ junior Jennifer Yen and Silesova finished up doubles play with a victory facing Raina Halabi and Chloe Karoub, 8-4.
Bohrer tallied a win in singles play, 6-1, 1-0, retire, while facing Nino Sujashvili on court one. Following at the No. 2 spot was Parenteau taking down Karoub, 6-3, 6-1. In the action on court three, Herzog picked up her second win of the day, edging Detroit’s Irina Sizovskaya, 6-3, 3-6, 11-9. Lingl defeated her competition after falling in the first set, 4-6, 6-4, 10-8. At the No. 5 spot, Meyers marked a win, 6-3, 6-2, before Gruber dominated her competition at No. 6, 6-2, 6-1.
Michigan State continues home competitions at the MSU Indoor Tennis Facility on Saturday, Feb. 2. The Green and White will face Cleveland State at 10 a.m. and Toledo at 6 p.m.
Results: Ball State
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