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Golden Eagles Halt ‘Roos Winning Streak at Six
UMKC Athletics 3-30-2012
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(Fort Wayne, Ind.) - The Oral Roberts Golden Eagles grabbed every match that finished on the way to ending the UMKC women's tennis squad's 6-match win streak on Friday morning, 4-0. Due to weather, the match was played indoors at the Pine Ridge Racquet and Fitness Club.

The Golden Eagles jumped out to a 1-0 lead thanks to a clean sweep of the doubles matches, despite a closely played contest at No. 3 by UMKC's Maddie Schulte and Gabby Pintos (8-6).

In singles play, Hailey Martin controlled her No. 3 match against UMKC's Amelie Amsallem by 6-2, 6-1 scores to make it 2-0, folled by a closely played contest at No. 1 between ORU's Iryna Khatsko and the Kangaroos' Eva Dalvai (6-1, 3-6, 6-0). The clincher came at No. 4 when Kristin Gray knocked off Schulte (6-4, 7-6 (7-5)).

UMKC plays later Friday night against South Dakota State with an approximate start time of  6:00 p.m. Central, depending on weather conditions.

Oral Roberts 4, UMKC 0
Mar 30, 2012 at Fort Wayne, Ind. (Pine Ridge Racquet and Fitness Club)

Singles competition

1. Iryna Khatsko (ORU) def. Eva Dalvai (UMKC) 6-1, 3-6, 6-0

2. Laura Bouet (UMKC) vs. Lina Semenova (ORU) 4-6, 4-4, unfinished

3. Hailey Martin (ORU) def. Amelie Amsallem (UMKC) 6-2, 6-1

4. Kristin Gray (ORU) def. Madeline Schulte (UMKC) 6-4, 7-6 (7-5)

5. Suzan Lisenby (UMKC) vs. Marizanne Bouwer (ORU) 3-6, 0-2, unfinished

6. Tori Dollar (ORU) vs. Jillian Yakominich (UMKC) no result

Doubles competition

1. Hailey Martin/Lina Semenova (ORU) def. Eva Dalvai/Laura Bouet (UMKC) 8-3

2. Kristin Gray/Iryna Khatsko (ORU) def. Amelie Amsallem/Suzan Lisenby (UMKC) 8-2

3. Marizanne Bouwer/Tori Dollar (ORU) def. Madeline Schulte/Gabriela Pintos (UMKC) 8-6

Match Notes

Order of finish: Doubles (2,1,3); Singles (3,1,4)

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