Tech Tennis Falls to Louisiana-Lafayette

Alena Erofeyeva remains undefeated in singles matches in the spring

Feb. 17, 2012

Final Stats

RUSTON, La. - In the first of their three-game road swing thru the southern portion of the state, the Louisiana Tech tennis team fell 5-2 to Louisiana-Lafayette Friday afternoon at Cajun Courts.

The defeat drops the Lady Techsters record to 3-2 on the year while the Ragin' Cajuns improve to 2-5.

Junior Alena Erofeyeva is now 5-0 in the dual season with a three set win (7-6 (5-0), 6-7 (0-5), 9-0) at the No. 5 position over Tara Vasovic.

In the No. 6 match, senior Anna Zurek won (7-6 (6-0), 6-2) over Haley Acuna to improve to 2-1 in the spring.

ULL won the other four singles matches and swept the doubles point. The No. 3 doubles match was the closest as the team of freshman Laura Fernandez and Erofeyeva fell 8-5 to Hannah Appleyard and Vasovic.

Louisiana Tech looks to get back in the win column at Southern Saturday morning at 11 a.m.

Louisiana-Lafayette 5 - Louisiana Tech 2
1. Sop van den Aarssen (ULL) def. Laura Fernandez (LATECH) 6-3, 6-4
2. Milou Israel (ULL) def. Vivian ten Dolle (LATECH) 6-2, 6-1
3. Briggitt Marcovich (ULL) def. Elne Barnard (LATECH) 6-2, 6-3
4. Erin Wilbert (ULL) def. Maria Coronel (LATECH) 6-1, 6-1
5. Alena Erofeyeva (LATECH) def. Tara Vasovic (ULL) 7-6 (5-0), 6-7 (0-5), 9-0
6. Anna Zurek (LATECH) def. Haley Acuna (ULL) 7-6 (6-0), 6-2
1. Milou Israel/Briggitt Marcovich (ULL) def. Elne Barnard/Anna Zurek (LATECH) 8-4
2. Erin Wilbert/Sop van den Aarssen (ULL) def. Vivian ten Dolle/Maartje de Wit (LATECH) 8-3
3. Tara Vasovic/Hannah Appleyard (ULL) def. Alena Erofeyeva/LauraFernandez (LATECH) 8-5




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