Women's Tennis

No. 50 SMU Improves To 11-6 With 5-2 Over Marshall #PonyUp

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March 24, 2013

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LAS VEGAS (SMU) --- The No. 50 SMU women's tennis team improved to 11-6 on the season with a 5-2 win against Marshall in Las Vegas on Sunday. After the Mustangs won the doubles point, they took four singles matches including three in straight sets.

SMU took the early lead with the win in doubles. At No. 2 Hristina Dishkova and Holly Verner won 8-2 while Edyta Cieplucha and Yana Erkeeva paired for a 9-7 win at No. 3.

In singles, SMU won at No. 1, No. 2, No. 4 and No. 5. On the top line, Edyta Cieplucha improved to 21-11 on the year with a 6-2, 6-1 sweep. No. 111 ranked Aleksandra Malyarchikova (19-5) followed with a 6-3, 6-4 win at No. 2 singles. In the No. 4 position, Elena Fayner (10-10) also won in straight sets, 6-2, 6-3. In the fifth spot, Hristina Dishkova (21-8) went three sets for the 6-2, 2-6, 6-4 triumph.

The Mustangs visit No. 22 Texas next Sunday at 1 p.m.

Tennis Match Results
Marshall vs SMU
Mar 24, 2013 at Las Vegas, Nevada

#50 SMU 5, Marshall 2

Singles competition
1. Edyta Cieplucha (SMU) def. Dominika Zaprazna (MAR) 6-2, 6-1
2. #111 Aleks Malyarchikova (SMU) def. Dana Oppinger (MAR) 6-3, 6-4
3. Maria Voscekova (MAR) def. Vaszilisza Bulgakova (SMU) 6-3, 6-7, 10-7
4. Elena Fayner (SMU) def. Kai Broomfield (MAR) 6-2, 6-3
5. Hristina Dishkova (SMU) def. Kara Kucin (MAR) 6-2, 2-6, 6-4
6. Karlyn Timko (MAR) def. Yana Erkeeva (SMU) 6-2, 4-6, 10-7

Doubles competition
1. Kara Kucin/Dominika Zaprazna (MAR) def. Vaszilisza Bulgakova/Aleks Malyarchikova (SMU) 8-1
2. Hristina Dishkova/Holly Verner (SMU) def. Kai Broomfield/Maria Voscekova (MAR) 8-2
3. Edyta Cieplucha/Yana Erkeeva (SMU) def. Dana Oppinger/Karlyn Timko (MAR) 9-7

Match Notes:
Marshall 8-9
SMU 11-6; National ranking #50



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