OLEAN, N.Y. – The St. Bonaventure University women's tennis team split a pair of matches Saturday and Sunday at the SBU Tennis Center. The Bonnies scored a 5-2 win over Slippery Rock, but fell to Cleveland State, 6-1.
The Bonnies started Sunday by winning the doubles point against Slippery Rock.
At No. 2, Amelia Haley and Emily Stanley bested Lacey Cohen and Olivia Warner, 6-3. Kahlei Reisinger and Paula Velilla teamed up at No. 3 to beat Lauren Fadden and Amy Varckette, 6-2, to capture the doubles point for the Bonnies.
In singles action, Penelope Abreu took down Cohen in straight sets, 6-1, 6-1, at the No. 1 flight. Winning next for the Bonnies was Haley at the No. 2 slot, defeating Biola Lugmyre in three sets, 4-6, 7-5, 6-3.
Wins from Reisinger and Buse Gunay at No. 5 and No. 6 sealed the match for the Brown and White. Reisinger was victorious against Warner in straight sets, 6-2, 6-4, while Gunay defeated Fadden in straight sets, 6-2, 6-2.
Bona took No. 6 singles for a win by default in the Cleveland State match.
The Bonnies now stand 5-7 on the season. The Brown and White returns to action Friday, March 6 at home against Northern Illinois.
Cleveland State 6, St. Bonaventure 1
1. MRCELA, Klara (CSUW) def. Penelope Abreu (SBU) 6-3, 3-6, 6-4
2. AVRAM, Kateryna (CSUW) def. Amelia Haley (SBU) 7-6 (7-3), 6-3
3. LENOAN, Blanche (CSUW) def. Andrea Roque (SBU) 6-1, 4-6, 6-4
4. PAYNE, Sian (CSUW) def. Emily Stanley (SBU) 6-0, 6-4
5. SCHOENBERG, Gaby (CSUW) def. Kahlei Reisinger (SBU) 6-2, 6-4
6. Buse Gunay (SBU) def. No player (CSUW), by default
1. Penelope Abreu/Andrea Roque (SBU) def. MRCELA, Klara/PROSENJAK, Lara (CSUW) 7-5
2. LENOAN, Blanche/AVRAM, Kateryna (CSUW) def. Emily Stanley/Amelia Haley (SBU) 6-4
3. SCHOENBERG, Gaby/PAYNE, Sian (CSUW) def. Kahlei Reisinger/Paula Velilla (SBU) 7-5
St. Bonaventure 5, Slippery Rock 2
1. Abreu (SBU) def. Lacey Cohen (SRU) 6-1, 6-1
2. Haley (SBU) def. Viola Lugmayr (SRU) 4-6, 7-5, 6-3
3. Lois Page (SRU) def. Roque (SBU) 6-2, 4-6, 6-4
4. Pia Bruckmayor (SRU) def. Stanley (SBU) 6-2, 6-7, 6-2
5. Reisinger (SBU) def. Olivia Warner (SRU) 6-2, 6-4
6. Gunay (SBU) def. Lauren Fadden (SRU) 6-2, 6-2
1. Lugmayr/Page (SRU) def. Abreu/Roque (SBU) 6-4
2. Haley/Stanley (SBU) def. Cohen/Warner (SRU) 6-3
3. Reisinger/Velilla (SBU) def. Fadden/Amy Varckette 6-2