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Bulldogs split weekend with LIU, Fairfield

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SMITHFIELD, R.I. -- The Bryant University women's tennis team split a pair of matches over the weekend, falling to Long Island before defeating Fairfield.

Bryant lost to LIU, 5-2, and rebounded to beat the Stags, 5-2.   

Game Information
LIU 5, Bryant 2
Bryant 5, Fairfield 2
Records: Bryant (1-3), LIU (5-0), Fairfield (1-4)

How It Happened (LIU)

  • Bryant claimed the doubles point with a win at No. 1 and No. 3. Ada Boru and Leanne Kendall won at 1, 7-5. Arianna Oropeza and Olivia Rondini earned a hard-fought 7-6 win at 3 to clinch the point.
  • LIU claimed the match with five singles victories. 
  • Rondini posted Bryant's lone singles victory, 6-1, 6-1 at No. 4.

Results (LIU)

Doubles
No. 1 - Boru/Kendall (BRY) def. Dancenco/Kuzina (LIU), 7-5
No. 2 - Erechtchenko/Maduel (LIU) def. Rokke/Gomez Estrada (BRY), 6-4
No. 3 - Oropeza/Rondini (BRY) def. Compuesto/Storkaas (LIU), 7-5 (10-5)

Singles
No. 1 - Kuzina (LIU) def. Boru (BRY), 6-3, 6-1
No. 2 - Dancenco (LIU) def. Oropeza (BRY), 6-3, 7-5
No. 3 - Erechtchenko (LIU) def. Kendall (BRY), 6-2, 2-6, 7-6 (10-4)
No. 4 - Rondini (BRY) def. Storkaas (LIU), 6-1, 6-1
No. 5 - Compuesto (LIU) def. Gomez Estrada (BRY), 6-1, 6-3
No. 6 - Jorjoliani (LIU) def. Pollock (BRY), 6-1, 6-0

How It Happened (Fairfield)

  • Bryant claimed the doubles point for the second-straight day. 
  • Boru and Kendall won at 1, Rokke and Gomez Estrada won at 2 and Oropeza and Rondini won at 3.
  • The Bulldogs clinched the match with victories at 2, 3, 4 and 5.
  • Rondini won her second singles match of the weekend, 6-2, 6-3, at 4.

Results (Fairfield)

Doubles
No. 1 - Boru/Kendall (BRY) def. Karman/Komer (FFD), 6-4
No. 2 - Rokke/Gomez Estrada (BRY) def. March/Nowak (FFD), 6-0
No. 3 - Oropeza/Rondini (BRY) def. Prinos/Campos (FFD), 6-1

Singles
No. 1 - Plumtree (FFD) def. Boru (BRY), 6-4, 7-5
No. 2 - Oropeza (BRY) def. Nowak (FFD), 6-0, 6-1
No. 3 - Kendall (BRY) def. March (FFD), 6-4, 6-2
No. 4 - Rondini (BRY) def. Karman (FFD), 6-2, 6-3
No. 5 - Gomez Estrada (BRY) def. Prinos (FFD), 6-1, 6-2
No. 6 - Komer (FFD) def. Rokke (BRY), 6-1, 6-2

Up Next

The Bulldogs will host Merrimack and Sacred Heart this weekend in Smithfield.