Bonnies Defeat Binghamton
After losing to host Charlotte last weekend, the Bonaventure women's tennis team (5-6) defeated Binghamton (4-7) 4-3 on Saturday afternoon at the SBU Indoor Tennis Courts.
The doubles duo of Amanda Pallikunnel and Marissa Brossard defeated the paring of Marina Bykovskaya and Katherine Medianik 8-6. Fatya Amiri and Manuela Marin-Salcedo earned an 8-6 victory over Jillian Santos and Missy Edellblum and gave Bonaventure the doubles point.
In singles action Marin-Salcedo won a three-set match against Santos to give Bonaventure the decisive fourth point. Amiri also picked up a win against Jennifer Fridman and Pallikunnel defeated Taylor Hollander.
The Bonnies next match will be on the road as they take on Colgate.
St. Bonaventure 4, Binghamton 3
Pallikunnel/Brossard, SBU def Bykovskaya/Medianik, Bing 8-6
Marin/Amiri, SBU def Santos/Edelblum, Bing 8-6
Leibowicz/Fridman, Bing def Kvas/Poulovic, SBU 8-1
Doubles order of finish: 3,2,1
Marin, SBU def Santos, Bing 3-6,7-6(7-5),7-5
Amiri, SBU def Fridman, Bing 6-2,7-6(7-4)
Bykovskaya, Bing def Brossard, SBU 3-6,6-3,7-6(13-11)
Pallikunnel, SBU def Hollander, Bing 6-2,6-2
Medianik, Bing def Kvas, SBU 7-6(7-3),6-2
Leibowicz, Bing def Poulovic, SBU 6-1,6-0
Singles order of finish: 4,2,6,1,3,5