Bulldogs Conclude Fall Campaign With Strong Showing At Drake Jamboree
DES MOINES, Iowa - On the final day of its fall campaign, the Drake women’s tennis team registered a 7-1 combined singles/doubles mark at the Drake Jamboree on Sunday (Oct. 27) at the Roger Knapp Tennis Center.
The Bulldogs finished the three-day Drake Jamboree with a 25-8 combined singles/doubles ledger, including 12-4 and 13-4 records in singles and doubles, respectively.
Drake received singles triumphs from junior Nell Boyd (Arlington Heights, Ill.), sophomores Maddie Johnson (Onalaska, Wis.) and Mariel Ante (Riverside, Calif.) and junior Amanda Dick (Kenosha, Wis.) in the Bulldogs’ matches versus Bradley.
Drake swept all three of its doubles contests against SIU Edwardsville, with the tandems of sophomores Jordan Eggleston (LaQuinta, Calif.) and Lea Kozulic (Varazdin, Croatia), Boyd and senior Klavdija Rebol (Kranj, Slovenia), and Ante and Johnson posting 8-4, 8-2 and 8-0 victories, respectively.
The Individual winners for the Drake Jamboree in singles were; No. 1 - Katie Zordani (Iowa), No. 2 - Boyd (DU), No. 3 - Johnson (DU), No. 4 - Ante (DU), No. 5 - Ellen Silver (IOWA) and No. 6 Aimee Tarun (IOWA). In doubles, the individual champions were; No. 1 - Lexi Aranda and Sierra Halverson (SIUE), No. 2 - Mia Frogner and Monique Krutak (SIUE) and at No. 3 - Ante/Johnson (DU).
Drake opens its 2014 spring dual-match campaign hosting Milwaukee on Jan. 26, 2014 at the Roger Knapp Tennis Center.
OCT. 27, 2013 • ROGER KNAPP TENNIS CENTER
Katie Zordani (IOWA) def. Lexi Aranda (SIUE), 6-3, 7-6 (5)
Ruth Seaborne (IOWA) def. Monique Krutak (SIUE), 6-1, 6-4
Morven McCulloch (IOWA) def. Mia Frogner (SIUE), 6-3, 6-7 (5), 13-11
Caitlin Hindmarsh (IOWA) def. Sierra Halverson (SIUE), 6-0, 6-1
Ellen Silver (IOWA) def. Kali Donner (SIUE), 4-6, 6-3, 10-8
Aimee Tarun (IOWA) def. McKenzie Thomas (SIUE), 6-3, 6-2
Annette Dohanics (IOWA) def. Cassia Wojtalik (BU), 6-1, 6-2
Nell Boyd (DU) def. Adele Henke (BU), 6-4, 6-2
Ariel Dechter (BU) def. Jordan Eggleston (DU), 6-4, 2-6, 10-6
Maddie Johnson (DU) def. Ashley Thai (BU), 6-1, 6-0
Mariel Ante (DU) def. Sarah Rodefeld (BU), 6-3, 6-4
Amanda Dick (DU) def. Carly Miles (BU), 6-2, 6-4
Caitlin Hindmarsh/Katie Zordani (IOWA) def. Adele Henke/Ashley Thai (BU), 8-3
Morven McCulloch/Ellen Silver (IOWA) def. Carly Miles/Sarah Rodefeld (BU), 8-2
Ruth Seaborne/Aimee Tarun (IOWA) def. Ariel Dechter/Meredith McDonagh (BU), 8-1