Women's Tennis Sweeps Series
Feb. 27, 2012
OLEAN, N.Y. - The Duquesne women's tennis team won its third straight match after sweeping a Sunday/Monday series over Bucknell and St. Bonaventure.
The Dukes were 6-0 winners over the Bison and 6-1 winners over the Bonnies to improve to 6-6 overall while picking up its second conference victory of the season. DUQ and BU did not play the double point.
Judy Li was a perfect 3-0 in the two matches which were played at the St. Bonaventure Tennis Courts. In her singles matches she came-from-behind to win at the #2 spot against BU 6-7, 6-4, 6-2 and won at the #3 spot against SBU 6-2, 6-2. In doubles, Li and Megan O'Sullivan were 8-3 winners at the #1 spot.
Vanessa Steiner also finished 3-0, winning at #1 singles against Bucknell and #2 singles against St. Bonaventure. Steiner was an 8-4 winner with Chandler Consonery at #2 doubles. Consonery also finished the 3-0 with #4 singles win versus Bucknell 7-6, 6-2 and a 6-4, 6-7, (11) win at #5 against St. Bonaventure.
Tara Majdalani recorded three wins - 6-4, 6-0 at #5 singles versus Bucknell and 6-1, 6-0 against St. Bonaventure at the #6 singles spot. Along with Paula Gruber at #3 doubles, the duo were 8-4 winners.
The Dukes will head to Morgantown, W. Va. on Mar. 7th for a 3:00 p.m. match.