March 11, 2014
Boca Raton, Fla. – Florida Atlantic women’s tennis was narrowly defeated on Tuesday, 4-3 by Troy. FAU only needed three wins in singles to pull out the victory after winning the doubles point early in the match. The Owls were up 3-1 with three matches ongoing. The match came down to FAU junior Catalina Ene battling for the last point but she was defeated in the third set by Anja Cosovic 6-1, 1-6, 6-2.
In doubles FAU freshman Bianca Biglione and FAU senior Stephanie Cardullo defeated Monica Gonzalez and Margot De Haan 8-7 (7-4). Catalina Ene and Taylor Briggs defeated Lyubov Dorofeeva and Brooke Durden 8-6.
The Owls are back in action Thursday March 13, at 1 p.m. against Hillsdale at home in Boca Raton, at Patch Reef Park.
Troy 4, Florida Atlantic 3
3/11/2014 at Boca Raton, FL
1. Trang Huynh (TROY) def. Kandis Legall (FAU) 6-1, 6-3
2. Lyubov Dorofeeva (TROY) def. Stephanie Cardullo (FAU) 6-2, 6-4
4. Natalia Tomaszewicz (FAU) def. Monica Gonzalez (TROY) 6-2, 6-4
5. Margot De Haan (TROY) def. Taylor Briggs (FAU) 6-4, 6-3
6. Bianca Biglione (FAU) def. Brooke Durden (TROY) 6-2, 6-1
1. Anja Cosovic/Trang Huynh (TROY) def. Natalia Tomaszewicz/Kandis Legall (FAU) 8-0
2. Bianca Biglione/Stephanie Cardullo (FAU) def. Margot De Haan/Monica Gonzalez (TROY) 8-7 (7-4)
3. Taylor Briggs/Catalina Ene (FAU) def. Lyubov Dorofeeva/Brooke Durden (TROY) 8-6