Drake Extends Winning Streak To 10 Downing Upper Iowa, 7-0
FEBRUARY 25, 2012
DES MOINES, Iowa - Buoyed by a 7-0 victory over Upper Iowa on Saturday (Feb. 25) at the Roger Knapp Tennis Center, the Drake women's tennis team extended it winning streak to 10 straight.
The two sides battled first on the singles court and the Bulldogs responded with a sweep of all six contests.
Senior Jessica Aguilera (Santa Cruz, Bolivia) helped Drake crack the scoreboard first posting a 6-0, 6-0 victory over Jennah Smith at the No. 6 position.
Senior Amanda Aragon (Fort Collins, Colo.) pushed the margin to 2-0, dispatching of Courtney Romer, 6-0, 6-0, on court No. 3.
Sophomore Klavdija Rebol (Kranj, Slovenia) brought the Bulldogs to within a point of earning the triumph in the tilt besting Amanda Nunez at No. 1, 6-1, 6-0.
Clinching the affair for Drake was freshman Nell Boyd (Arlington Heights, Ill.), who claimed a 6-1, 6-0 triumph versus Karli Loewecke at the No. 2 slot.
Drake swept all three doubles matches, with the No. 3 tandem of Aguilera and Lauer earning the deciding tally, 8-1, over Romer and Smith.
The Bulldogs return to action hosting undefeated Kansas at 5:00 p.m. in the Roger Knapp Tennis Center.
DRAKE (10-1) DEF. UPPER IOWA (5-2), 7-0
FEBRUARY 25, 2012 • ROGER KNAPP TENNIS CENTER
No. 1 Klavdija Rebol (DU) def. Amanda Nunez (UIU), 6-1, 6-0
No. 2 Nell Boyd (DU) def. Karli Loewecke (UIU), 6-1, 6-0
No. 3 Amanda Aragon (DU) def. Courtney Romer (UIU), 6-0, 6-0
No. 4 Ali Patterson (DU) def. Angelica Alba (UIU), 6-0, 6-1
No. 5 Earlynn Lauer (DU) def. Patricia VanderHoeven (UIU), 6-1, 6-4
No. 6 Jessica Aguilera (DU) def. Jennah Smith (UIU), 6-0, 6-0
ORDER OF FINISH: (6,3,1,2,4,5)
No. 1 Demos/Krizman (DU) def. Loewecke/Nunez (UIU), 8-3
No. 2 Aragon/Boyd (DU) def. Alba/VanderHoeven (UIU), 8-0
No. 3 Aguilera/Lauer (DU) def. Romer/Smith (UIU), 8-1
ORDER OF FINISH: (2,3,1)