Women's Tennis

    Indiana Takes Out Terrapins, 5-2

    Go Hoosiers! Lindsey Stuckey was a straight-set winner on Saturday
    Go Hoosiers!
    Lindsey Stuckey was a straight-set winner on Saturday
    Go Hoosiers!

    March 15, 2008

    BLOOMINGTON, Ind. - The #33 Indiana University women's tennis team moved to 12-3 on the year with a 5-2 win at Maryland on Saturday. Senior captain Brianna Williams continued her hot streak, improving to 14-1 in singles competition during the dual match season with a three-set victory over Oksana Krutiyenko.

    Indiana began by sweeping the doubles competition. Williams teamed up with Myriam Sopel for an 8-4 triumph in the No. 1 doubles slot. Juniors Sigrid Fischer and Stephanie Heller were also 8-4 winners, downing Krutiyenko and Karin Lundmark in the No. 3 doubles match by the same score. Alba Berdala and Charlotte Martin capped off the Hoosier doubles sweep with a 7-6 win in the second doubles match.

    The Hoosiers depth was key in Saturday's win as the No. 3 through No. 6 singles positions all went in favor of the Cream and Crimson. Three of those four contests went into a third set which ended with an IU victory. Martin, Fischer, and Williams were all three-set winners while sophomore Lindsey Stuckey won in straight sets versus Lisa Miller, 6-2, 6-2.

    1. Amir (MD) def. Berdala (IND), 6-4, 6-4
    2. Lundmark (MD) def. Zapadalova (IND), 6-4, 6-3
    3. Martin (IND) def. MacKeever (MD), 7-6, 2-6, 6-2
    4. Fischer (IND) def. Huschke (MD), 2-6, 6-2, 6-4
    5. Stuckey (IND) def. Miller (MD), 6-2, 6-2
    6. Williams (IND) def. Krutiyenko (MD), 6-4, 2-6, 7-5
    1. Williams/Sopel (IND) def. Amir/Miller (MD), 8-4
    2. Berdala/Martin (IND) def. MacKeever/Huschke (MD), 7-6
    3. Fischer/Heller (IND) def. Lundmark/Krutiyenko (MD), 8-4



    Indiana jumps back into Big Ten competition on Saturday, March 22 with an 11 a.m. home match against the Hawkeyes of Iowa.


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