Jan. 17, 2015
BLOOMINGTON- The Marquette University women's tennis team completed its first day of competition for the 2015 campaign at the IU Winter Invitational in Bloomington, Indiana.
Senior Ana Pimienta, junior Erin Gebes and sophomore Diana Tokar lead the Golden Eagles with a 2-0 record each heading into day two of competition.
Gebes and Pimienta earned the lone MU victory on the doubles front, taking down a duo from Abilene Christian 8-4. The two then went on to win their singles competition, Gebes defeating her Oregon opponent 7-6 (7-1), 6-3, while Pimienta recording a 6-1, 6-2 win over another Oregon competitor.
Diana Tokar played two singles matches, winning both. One was a 6-2, 6-2 defeat over an Oregon, while the other was a 6-4 win over Abilene Christian.
Alezza Kanner also recorded a 6-7 (4-7), 6-3, 7-5 victory over an Oregon competitor. Tomorrow, MU enters day two of the three-day event in Bloomington.
Beginning at 10:30 a.m. ET, doubles round two will take place, followed by singles round two at 11:30 and 1:30, and doubles round three at 3:30.