Women's Tennis Defeats Dayton 6-1
March 14, 2010
MONROEVILLE - The Duquesne women's tennis team ended its three-game losing streak on Saturday after a 6-1 victory over Atlantic 10 rival Dayton. The Duquesne women's tennis team (4-6, 2-1 A-10) ended its three-game losing streak on Saturday after a 6-1 victory over Atlantic 10 rival Dayton.
UD opened up the match by taking the doubles point with Julie Kirkland and Loni Dickerhoof defeating Rachel McGowan and Samantha Noble 9-7 and Kelly O'Connell and Laine Grote getting past Ana Mungo and Erin Conroy 8-6.
Mungo, McGowan and Noble won their singles matches in three sets at the #1, #2 and #3 positions respectively.
Conroy was a 6-2, 6-1 winner over Sarah Van Wallegham at #4 singles
Megan O'Sullivan returned to action for the first time since Sept. 20 and was a 6-0, 6-2 winner at #5 singles over Chelsea Glankler and an 8-6 winner at #3 doubles with Tara Majdalani, who took #6 singles 6-1, 6-1 over Molly Mathews.
The Dukes will play Coastal Carolina (10-1, 3-0 Big South) Monday afternoon at 1:00 p.m.