Lady Bisons win on road at IUPUI
Friday, February 12, 2016
By Mark McGee
Lady Bisons win on road at IUPUI

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – The Lipscomb Lady Bisons tennis team won its second match in a row defeating IUPUI 5-2 at the West Indy Racquet Club Friday night.

The Lady Bisons won the doubles point as Hannah Gamage and Danielle Kinnen teamed to win 6-3 at No. 2 Lorena Djuknic and Kathryn Evans taking a 6-3 decision at No. 3. The No. 1 match was left unfinished at 4-4 with Melissa Kromer and Laura Kent playing for Lipscomb.

In singles matches Gamage won 6-4, 6-2 at No. 1. Kent also won 7-5, 6-4 at No. 3. Kromer dominated her match at No. 5 with a 6-2, 6-1 victory. Hanna Victorsson picked up a 6-1, 6-4 win at No. 4.

The Lady Bisons, 3-2, continue their road trip Saturday at 10 a.m. at the indoor facility on the campus of Butler University.

Butler won its first match of the season beating Indianapolis 6-1 Friday night. Butler is 1-7 heading into the match with Lipscomb.

Lipscomb 5, IUPUI 2
Feb 12, 2016

At Indianapolis, Ind. (West Indy Racquet Club)

 

Singles

1. Hannah Gamage (LIP) def. Valeriia Lavrenchuk (IUPUI) 6-4, 6-2

2. Rachel Swartwood (IUPUI) def. Katerina Kandyba (LIP) 6-4, 7-5

3. Laura Kent (LIP) def. Sara Sherif (IUPUI) 7-5, 6-4

4. Hanna Victorsson (LIP) def. Samantha Mayer (IUPUI) 6-1, 6-4

5. Melissa Kromer (LIP) def. Bobbi Modesto (IUPUI) 6-2, 6-1

6. Brigette Swartwood (IUPUI) def. Lorena Djuknic (LIP), 7-6, 3-6, 11-9

Doubles:

1. Kromer/Kent (LIP) unf. Sherif/Mayer (IUPUI), 4-4

2. Danielle Kinnen/Gamage (LIP) def. R. Swartwood/B.Swartwood (IUPUI), 6-3

3. Djuknic/Evans (LIP) def. Modesto/Lavrenchuk (IUPUI), 6-3