Sarah Miller battled NT to a three-set loss.
March 11, 2012
The University of Louisville women's tennis team fell 4-0 to No. 64-ranked North Texas in a shortened format due to inclimate weather conditions Sunday evening in Denton, Texas.
Skipping doubles, the teams faced off in singles. NT got its first win when Paula Dinuta upended U of L's Sarah Miller with a crazy momentum swing match score of 6-1, 1-6, 6-0. Next to fall was Mandy Brown at No. 4, who lost to Ilona Serchenko 6-3, 6-2. Freshman Manuela Velasquez lost 6-4, 7-5 at No. 3 to Irina Paraschiv. The match was clinched by Barbora Vykydalova, who beat Gabrielle Duncan 6-1, 7-5.
U of L's match on Friday against Denver was rained out in Denton.
Tennis Match Results Louisvillle vs North Texas Mar 11, 2012 at Denton, Texas (Waranch Tennis Complex)
#64 North Texas 4, Louisvillle 0
1. Julia Fellerhoff (LOU) vs. Kseniya Bardabush (NT) no result
2. Rebecca Shine (LOU) vs. Nadia Lee (NT) no result
3. Irina Paraschiv (NT) def. Manuela Velasquez (LOU) 6-4, 7-5
4. Ilona Serchenko (NT) def. Mandy Brown (LOU) 6-3, 6-2
5. Paula Dinuta (NT) def. Sarah Miller (LOU) 6-1, 1-6, 6-0
6. Barbora Vykydalova (NT) def. Gabrielle Duncan (LOU) 6-1, 7-5
1. Rebecca Shine/Manuela Velasquez (LOU) vs. Nadia Lee/Barbora Vykydalova (NT) no result
2. Julia Fellerhoff/Sarah Miller (LOU) vs. Irina Paraschiv/Franzi Sprinkmeyer (NT) no result
3. Amelia Harris/Gabrielle Duncan (LOU) vs. Valentina Starkova/Kseniya Bardabush (NT) no result
North Texas 11-5; National ranking #64
Order of finish: Doubles (); Singles (5,4,3,6)