Toledo and Bowling Green Survive First Round Action

Updated 4/26/2002

April 26, 2002

Thursday's Results

Eighth-seeded Toledo and seventh-seeded Bowling Green survived first-round action of the 2002 Mid-American Conference Women's Tennis Tournament. Both teams advance into Friday's quarterfinal rounds.

No. 8 Toledo 4, No. 9 Akron 0

No. 1S -- Monica Ribero (UT) vs. Irina Strembitsky (UA) 6-1, 4-4, DNF

No. 2S -- Viviana Rivero (UT) vs. Jennifer Miller (UA) 6-2, 2-1, DNF

No. 3S -- Whitney Wasielewski (UT) def. Diana Serafini (UA) 6-2, 6-0

No. 4S -- Natalya Natyshak (UT) def. Arianna Rojas-Serpa (UA) 6-3, 6-0

No. 5S -- Marivi Cuartin (UT) vs. Mindy Price (UA) 7-6 (6), 1-2 DNF

No. 6S -- Eva Szuch (UT) won by Default

No. 1D -- Ribero/Rivero (UT) def. Strembitsky/Serafini (UA) 8-2

No. 2D -- Wasielewski/Natyshak (UT) def. Miller/Price (UA) 8-2

No. 3D -- Szuch/Cuartin (UT) won by default

Toledo is 7-13 overall

Akron ends its season 5-14 overall

Toledo meets No. 1 Eastern Michigan Friday at 10 a.m.

No. 7 Bowling Green 4, No. 10 Buffalo 0

No. 1S -- Devon Bissinger (BG) def. Karen Maynard (UB) 6-0, 6-1

No. 2S -- Lisa Maloney (BG) vs. Michaela Kollarova (UB) 6-3, 3-0, DNF

No. 3S -- Alyson Gabel (BG) vs. Shani Amarasinghe (UB) 6-2, 2-1, DNF

No. 4S -- Gaby Coello (BG) vs. Jennifer Wong (UB) 6-0, 3-2, DNF

No. 5S -- Laura Kokinda (BG) def. Erica Zielinski (UB) 6-1, 6-0

No. 6S -- Cameron Benjamin (BG) def. Meaghan Partelow (UB) 6-0, 6-0

No. 1D -- Bissinger/Susie Schoenberger (BG) def. Maynard/Kollarova (UB) 8-2

No. 2D -- Maloney/Jessica Johnson (BG) def. Amarasinghe/Wong (UB) 8-0

No. 3D -- Kokinda/Benjamin (BG) led Zielinski/Partelow (UB) 5-2, DNF

Bowling Green is 5-17 overall

Buffalo finishes its season 2-16 overall

Bowling Green meets No. 2 Marshall Friday at 2 p.m.