LOS ANGELES (March 11, 2006) - The ETSU women's tennis team defeated No. 60 Loyola Marymount, 4-2 at the LMU Tennis Center in Los Angeles on Saturday. The Lady Bucs are now 11-3 on the year while the Lions fall to 5-7 with the loss.
Due to inclement weather, ETSU's match was limited to singles play. The Lady Bucs dominated the singles action winning four of the six matches. In the No. 1 position, Elena Volobueva (
"LMU is a really, really good team. It was good to come back with a win after a loss at Santa Barbara," said head coach Steve Brooks, "The girls fought well today, even the ones that didn't win played well."
ETSU's next matches are scheduled for next Saturday, March 18 when the Lady Buccaneers travel to
ETSU 4, No. 60 LMU
No. 1- Pavla Mesterova (LMU) def. Elena Volobueva (ETSU) 6-1, 6-2
No. 2- Masha Ilina (ETSU) def. Robyn Baker (LMU) 4-6, 7-5, 6-3
No. 3- Sladjana
No. 4- Sandie Knight (ETSU) def. Patrycia Hubl (LMU) 6-0, 6-1
No. 6- Vita Moskaliova (ETSU) def. Erin Ivey (LMU) 2-6, 7-5, 6-2