Women's Tennis Blanked by No. 14 Michigan
MSU struggles in rivalry match on the road.
Feb. 27, 2013
ANN ARBOR, Mich. - The Michigan State women's tennis team fell to No. 14 Michigan, 7-0, in Ann Arbor in its conference opener. The Spartans are now 8-3 on the season.
Michigan is the first opponent this season ranked in the top 15 for MSU.
The Wolverines took every point in two sets in singles matches. Marina Bohrer dropped her record to 9-2 as she battled on court one against No. 33 Ronit Yuovsky, 6-2, 6-1, in singles play. Catherine Parenteau and Olga Chernova were defeated 6-3, 6-1 at the second and third spots respectively.
Michigan State will next see action at Florida Atlantic on Wednesday, March 6, and at Florida International on Thursday, March 7.
1 No. 33 Ronit Yurovsky (U-M) def. Marina Bohrer (MSU), 6-2, 6-1
2 No. 41 Emina Bektas (U-M) def. Catherine Parenteau (MSU), 6-3, 6-1
3 Brooke Bolender (U-M) def. Olga Chernova (MSU), 6-3, 6-1
4 No. 75 Sarah Lee (U-M) def. Nicole Herzog (MSU), 6-3, 6-3
5 Amy Zhu (U-M) def. Emily Meyers (MSU), 6-2, 6-1
6 Kristen Dodge (U-M) def. Katarina Lingl (MSU), 6-0, 6-2
1 No. 3 Brooke Bolender/Emina Bektas (U-M) def. Marina Bohrer/Catherine Parenteau (MSU), 8-3
2 No. 41 Ronit Yurovsky/Sarah Lee (U-M) DNF Nicole Herzog/Michaela Silesova (MSU), 6-2
3 Mimi Nguyen/Amy Zhu (U-M) def. Emily Meyers/Julianne Gruber (MSU), 8-1