June 16, 2021

Creighton Edges Women’s Tennis, 4-3

first_imgSingles competition1. Carmen Palumbo (DU) def. Ashley Ishimura (CU) 4-6, 6-1, 6-42. Liza Petushkova (DU) def. Sarah Wilcox (CU) 6-3, 6-13. Daria Walczak (DU) def. Michaela Henne (CU) 6-3, 6-04. Erin Epperson (CU) def. Sophia Haleas (DU) 6-2, 2-6, 6-25. Claire Embree (CU) def. Kenya Williams (DU) 6-4, 6-36. Gabby O’Connor (CU) def. Kelsey Neville (DU) 6-1, 6-1 Next Game: Match Notes:Creighton 1-2Drake 0-3Order of finish: Doubles (1,3,2); Singles (6,2,3,5,4,1) Print Friendly Version South Dakota 1/27/2019 – 9 A.M. Live Stats Watch Live PDF Box Score HTML Box Score Full Schedule Roster center_img DES MOINES, Iowa – Creighton edged the Drake women’s tennis team, 4-3, Saturday afternoon at the Roger Knapp Tennis Center. Doubles competition1. Liza Petushkova/Kenya Williams (DU) def. Ashley Ishimura/Sarah Wilcox (CU) 6-32. Gabby O’Connor/Michaela Henne (CU) def. Carmen Palumbo/Daria Walczak (DU) 6-43. Erin Epperson/Claire Embree (CU) def. Kelsey Neville/Sophia Haleas (DU) 6-3 Preview Drake (0-3) started its home opener with a 6-3 victory by Liza Petushkova (Moscow, Russia)/Kenya Williams (Lauderhill, Fla.) in the No. 1 doubles match. However, Creighton (1-2) rallied with wins in the No. 3 and No. 2 matches, respectively, to claim the doubles point. Story Links Drake continues its opening weekend at the Roger Knapp Center with matches Sunday against South Dakota and Augustana (S.D.) at 9 a.m. and 1 p.m., respectively. The Bluejays went up 2-0 after they won the No. 6 singles match, but Petushkova and Daria Walczak (Lodz, Poland) evened the match at 2-2 with victories in the No. 2 and No. 3 singles matches, respectively. However, Claire Embree defeated Williams 6-4, 6-3 in the No. 5 match and Erin Epperson held off a charge by Sophia Haleas (Clarendon, Ill.) 6-2, 2-6, 6-2 in the No. 4 match for the victory.last_img

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