LA Tech Falls, 5-1, to No. 25 Baylor

April 13, 2018

Final Stats

LA Tech vs. Baylor Get Acrobat Reader

LA Tech season stats Get Acrobat Reader

WACO, Texas – Paulina Cota registered a straight-sets win on court six, but that was the only point the Louisiana Tech women’s tennis could register on Friday as they fell 5-1 to No. 25 Baylor inside the Hawkins Indoor Tennis Center.

Rain forced the match indoors where LA Tech (9-10) got off to an early lead in doubles on courts two and three. Baylor (13-11) then took control, winning the doubles point and getting singles points on courts one, two, four and five.

Nadja Manjon and Angela Lorenzo were up 2-1 at the No. 2 spot on the 80th-ranked doubles team of Jessica Hinojosa and Kris Sorokolet, but the Bears ended up winning the next five games to take the match and clinch the point after a victory at the No. 1 position as well.

Forced to be stopped was court three where Sonia Chen and Claudia Oravcova, who are 9-2 on the spring, were up 5-4 on Angie Shakhraichuk and Dominika Sujova.

Chen did not play singles which forced the lineup to shift up from the No. 2 position on down (Manjon stayed on court one for the fifth straight match).

The Bears got straight-set victories on courts two and four to go up 3-0 in the match and then clinched things with a win on court five.

Electing to play out courts one and six, Cota was the next match to finish as the freshman registered her fourth victory of the dual season by outlasting Katelyn Parker by a final score of 7-5, 6-0.

LA Tech will now make the drive to Houston where they will take on No. 43-ranked Rice on Saturday. First serve is set for 11 a.m. at the George R. Brown Tennis Center.

For all the latest in LA Tech Tennis, follow them on Twitter (@LATechTEN), Instagram (@LATechTennis) and Facebook (LATechTennis) or visit the official website at




Happening Now

  • Loading Tweets...
    1 second ago

Learfield sponsor logo


Louisiana Tech Mission Statement header

Louisiana Tech University Athletics Mission is to embody excellence in everything we do.

Develop student-athletes to maximize their potential in mind, body and spirit.

Bring pride, admiration and loyalty to the University family, community and state.

Win with integrity.

Louisiana Tech University header

Tier 1 National University
#1 In Nation
Least average amount of student debt at graduation - Public National Universities
#1 In Louisiana
  • Highest average mid-career salaries for graduates
  • Providing graduates with highest % ROI on their college education
  • Low-cost colleges with highest starting salaries for graduates.
  • Ticketmaster logo

    : @LATechTickets
    Hours: 8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. M-F
    Phone: (318) 257-3631
    Fax: (318) 257-4437
    Mailing Address: PO Box 3046, Ruston, LA 71272
    Shipping Address: 1650 West Alabama, Ruston, LA 71270
    Location: Thomas Assembly Center Concourse Level Room 205