Jan. 17, 2012
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. - The Marquette University women's tennis team completed play at the adidas IU Winter Invitational Monday afternoon. Gillian Hush, Rocio Diaz and Ana Pimientaall picked up wins on the final day of competition.
Hush finished strong in the Crimson Singles Draw with a win over Indiana's No. 79 Carolyn Chupa, 6-4, 6-3. Hugh went 1-2 on the weekend in singles play.
Diaz capped the weekend 2-1 following a win over Missouri's Alex Clark, 6-1, 6-4, in the Blue Singles Draw. Diaz also teamed with Hush in doubles play on Monday but fell to the Hoosiers duo of Sophie Garre and Shannon Murdy, 8-4.
In the Red Singles Draw, Pimienta finished the weekend 3-0 following wins over Stefanie Villajuan of Louisville, 6-4, 6-2, and Ashleigh Chiaf of Missouri, 6-0, 6-2. Pimienta and Hush also teamed in doubles play but were unable to come away victorious in the Crimson Doubles Draw. The duo dropped 8-1 to Indiana's Kayla Fujimoto and Geniya Verteshaeva.
The Golden Eagles will open the dual season on Saturday, Jan. 28 against UIC at Helfaer Tennis Stadium at 10 a.m. MU will take on Green Bay later that day at 5 p.m.
Adidas IU Winter Invitational Results (Jan. 15-16)
Crimson Singles Draw
Leslie Hureau (IU) def. Gillian Hush (MU), 6-1, 6-3
Gillian Hush(MU) def. No. 79 Carolyn Chupa (IU), 6-4, 6-3
Blue Singles Draw
Katie Klyczek (IU) def. Rocio Diaz (MU), 6-2, 6-4
Rocio Diaz(MU) def. Alex Clark (UM), 6-1, 6-4
Red Singles Draw
Ana Pimienta (MU) def. Stefanie Villajuan (UofL), 6-4, 6-2
Ana Piemienta (MU) def. Ashleigh Chiaf (UM), 6-0, 6-2
Ali Dawson (MU) def. Ariel Beckerman (IU), 6-4, 3-6, 1-0 (10-5)
Annemijn Koenen (UM) def. Ali Dawson (MU), 3-6, 6-1, 1-0 (10-4)
Ashleigh Chiaf (UM) def. Vanessa Foltinger (MU), 6-3, 6-0
Rachel Stuhlman (UM) def. Vanessa Foltinger(MU), 6-2, 6-0
Crimson Doubles Draw
Kayla Fujimoto/Geniya Verteshaeva (IU) def. Hush/Pimienta (MU), 8-1
Red Doubles Draw
Clark/Jaime Mera (UM) def. Dawson/Foltinger (MU), 9-8 (10-5)
Additional Doubles Matches Sophie Garre/Shannon Murdy (IU) def. Hush/Diaz (MU), 8-4