The Lady Bucs jumped out to an early lead as they claimed the doubles point, sweeping all three matches. In the No. 1 position the 56-th ranked duo of Yevgeniya Stupak (Kyiv, Ukraine) and Olya Batsula (Minsk, Belarus) blanked Kelly Blount and Priscilla Dias, 8-0 while Tara Byrne (Johnson City, Tenn.) and Andra Voinea (Brasov, Romania) dropped Karen Bellman and Amalia Bugge in the third position, 8-2. Elena Volobueva (
In singles action, No. 89 Yevgeniya Stupak breezed by Irys Citko, 6-1, 6-1 in the No. 1 slot, while Vita Moskaliova (
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ETSU 7, MER 0
No. 3- Olya Batsula (ETSU) def.
No. 4- Andra Voinea (ETSU) def. Karen Bellman (MER) 6-0, 6-1
No. 5- Elena Volobueva (ETSU) def. Kelly Blount (MER) 6-4, 7-5
No. 6- Vita Moskaliova (ETSU) def. Amalia Bugge (MER) 6-2, 6-1
Order of finish: 1, 6, 3*, 4, 5, 2
No. 2- Volobueva/Trotter (ETSU) def. Citko/Sachs (MER) 8-1
No. 3- Byrne/Voinea (ETSU) def. Bellman/Bugge (MER) 8-2
Order of finish: 1, 3*, 2