Eagles Edge Oilers 5-4

Eagles Edge Oilers 5-4

The University of Findlay women's tennis team dropped a 5-4 decision to rival Ashland University on Friday, Sept. 20 in Findlay, Ohio.

The loss gives the Oilers a 1-4 record on the season with a 1-4 mark in the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC).

Matina Matic and Lauren Jonathan picked up victories in singles competition for Findlay.

The Oilers #1 doubles team of Nina Djordjevic and Tijana Raicevic also picked up a victory while Findlay's #2 doubles squad of Matic and Jonathan also scored a victory during the match.

The Oilers will be back out on the court again tomorrow when they host Lake Erie College at 10 a.m.

Singles competition

1. Zdenka Pozo (AU) def. Nina Djordjevic (UFW) 6-3, 6-2
2. Kira Kotova (AU) def. Tijana Raicevic (UFW) 2-6, 6-1, 6-0
3. Matina Matic (UFW) def. Pyper Brown (AU) 6-3, 6-2
4. Andrea Ruiz (AU) def. Viktoriya Shkola (UFW) 7-5 (7-4), 2-6, 6-2
5. Lauren Jonathan (UFW) def. Daniela Alves (AU) 7-5, 6-1
6. Meghann Fitzpatrick (AU) def. Abigail Herrera (UFW) 6-1, 6-2

Doubles competition

1. Nina Djordjevic/Tijana Raicevic (UFW) def. Zdenka Pozo/Kira Kotova (AU) 8-6
2. Matina Matic/Lauren Jonathan (UFW) def. Daniela Alves/Andrea Ruiz (AU) 8-2
3. Pyper Brown/Meghann Fitzpatrick (AU) def. Kiara Shaw/Viktoriya Shkola (UFW) 8-4