ST. BONAVENTURE, N.Y. – Emily Stanley was victorious at No. 6 singles but the St. Bonaventure University women's tennis team dropped its home opener to Akron, 6-1, Friday morning at the St. Bonaventure Tennis Center.
Stanley, a freshman from Victor, N.Y., defeated Alexis Steer, 6-2, 7-5, in straight sets to earn the only point for the Bonnies.
At No. 2 doubles, Stanley and Kahlei Reisinger battled, but could not overcome an early deficit, losing in a set tiebreaker, 7-6 (3).
The Bonnies are back in action Sunday, Jan. 27 on the road at Cleveland State. Play is scheduled to begin at 1:00 p.m.
1. Miruna Vasilescu (AKR) def. Penelope Abreu (SBUW) 6-3, 6-2
2. Anna Uljanov (AKR) def. Kahlei Reisinger (SBUW) 6-3, 7-5
3. Rita Pedroso (AKR) def. Andrea Roque (SBUW) 6-2, 6-3
4. Enya Forgaci (AKR) def. Buse Gunay (SBUW) 7-6, 6-2
5. Luisa Echeverry (AKR) def. Paula Velilla (SBUW) 7-5, 6-1
6. Emily Stanley (SBUW) def. Alexis Steer (AKR) 6-2, 7-5
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