March 29, 2014
New Orleans - The Tulane women's tennis team closed out a two-match road swing in Colorado this morning with a 4-0 loss to Wyoming at the Rocky Mountain Center in Boulder, Colo.
Tulane (4-17) dropped the doubles point with a default at No. 3 and an 8-3 loss at the top position, while the second slot went unfinished after Wyoming (6-6) captured the doubles point.
The Green Wave trailed 2-0 before the first singles match began due to a default at the No. 6 slot. The Cowgirls then claimed wins at the bottom of the line-up, including the Nos. 4 and 5 spots, to claim the victory. The top three matches went unfinished.
The Green Wave returns to the Pelican State and will make the short trek to Baton Rouge to take on LSU on Wed., April 2 at 3 p.m.
No. 1 Dorottya Jonas/Veronica Popovici (WYO) def. Jacqui Katz/Ipek Birol (TLN), 8-3
No. 2 Christa Gecheva/Alma Espinosa (WYO) vs. Meredith Maltby/Emily Dvorak (TLN), unfinished
No. 3 Alena Vasileva/Silviya Zhelyazkova (WYO) won by default
Order of Finish: 3,1
No. 1 Veronica Popovici (WYO) vs. Ipek Birol (TLN), unfinished
No. 2 Dorottya Jonas (WYO) vs. Jacqui Katz (TLN), unfinished
No. 3 Silviya Zhelyazkova (WYO) vs. Meredith Maltby (TLN), unfinished
No. 4 Christa Gecheva (WYO) def. Margaux Hyman (TLN), 6-1, 6-4
No. 5 Alena Vasileva (WYO) def. Emily Dvorak (TLN), 6-2, 6-2
No. 6 Alma Espinosa (WYO) won by default
Order of Finish: 6,5,4