WEST LONG BRANCH, N.J. – The Monmouth University women’s tennis team fell to visiting Delaware State, 7-0, Wednesday afternoon at the MU Tennis Courts.
After Delaware State swept the doubles point, senior Nicole Lippens (West Long Branch, N.J./Shore Regional) nearly took the opening set with her No. 1 singles opponent Maja Banas. The local product fell 6-4 before Banas earned the 6-2 second-set victory and the point for the Hornets.
Monmouth will welcome in Northeast Conference foe Saint Francis (Pa.) to West Long Branch on Saturday. First serve is slated for 1:30 p.m.
Tennis Match Results
Delaware State vs Monmouth
Apr 03, 2013 at West Long Branch, N.J.
Delaware State 7, Monmouth 0
1. BANAS, Maja (DSU) def. LIPPENS, Nicole (MU-W) 6-4, 6-2
2. ALEKSIC, Kristina (DSU) def. VERDIGLIONE, Brooke (MU-W) 6-1, 6-0
3. KOZLOVA, Ksenia (DSU) def. SANDLER, Ashley (MU-W) 6-1, 6-2
4. ANDONOVA, Vanja (DSU) def. FERRARI, Dana (MU-W) 6-0, 6-0
5. SICIC, Marina (DSU) def. TURNER, Sarah (MU-W) 6-1, 6-0
6. HARRISON, Elisa (DSU) def. D'ARCY, Liz (MU-W) 6-1, 6-2
1. BANAS, Maja/SICIC, Marina (DSU) def. LIPPENS, Nicole/VERDIGLIONE, Brooke (MU-W) 8-3
2. ALEKSIC, Kristina/KOZLOVA, Ksenia (DSU) def. SANDLER, Ashley/FERRARI, Dana (MU-W) 8-3
3. HARRISON, Elisa/ANDONOVA, Vanja (DSU) def. TURNER, Sarah/D'ARCY, Liz (MU-W) 8-1