No. 41 Indiana Falls on the Road to No. 49 Ohio State
April 12, 2014
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. - The No. 41 Indiana women's tennis team fell on the road in Big Ten play at No. 49 Ohio State on Friday afternoon, 7-0.
In doubles, it took two match tiebreakers for Ohio State (15-7, 5-3) to earn the doubles point. IU's (16-7, 4-4) Sophie Garre and Shannon Murdy and OSU's Sandy Niehaus and Gabriella De Santis were knotted at 7-7 at No. 2 before the Buckeye duo won the tiebreaker 7-4 to take the match.
The Buckeyes rode that momentum in singles taking every match to earn the sweep over Indiana.
IU next heads to Penn State to take on the Nittany Lions on Sunday at 10 a.m. ET.
1. Grainne O'Neill/Noelle Malley (OSU) def. Carolyn Chupa/Katie Klyczek (IU) 8-4
2. Sandy Niehaus/Gabriella De Santis (OSU) def. Sophie Garre/Shannon Murdy (IU) 8-7 (7-4)
3. #75 Ferny Angeles Paz/Miho Kowase (OSU) def. Kayla Fujimoto/Alecia Kauss (IU) 8-7 (7-2)
Order of finish: Doubles (2,1,3); Singles (6,3,4,5,1,2)
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