NEW ORLEANS, La. - The University of Denver women's tennis team fell short of completing its weekend road sweep, falling to No. 58 Tulane 7-0, on Sunday at the Goldring Tennis Center.
The Green Wave (15-5) started the day strong, taking all three doubles matches before sweeping the singles competition.
Junior Steffi Rath (Hocust, Austria) sent her No. 5 singles match to a super tiebreaker, falling to Jenny Hois 5-7, 6-4, 10-6.
The Pioneers (11-9) will return home to take on Sacramento State on April 14 for their final regular season match-up before heading to the Sun Belt Conference Tournament beginning April 19.
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No. 58 Tulane 7, Denver 0
Sunday, April 8, 2012
Goldring Tennis Center
1. Mariam Kurdadze (TLN) def. Sophia Bergner (DEN-W) 6-4, 6-3
2. Emma Levy (TLN) def. Elena Najera (DEN-W) 6-3, 6-1
3. Caroline Thornton (TLN) def. Caroline Schnell (DEN-W) 6-2, 6-0
4. Caroline Magnusson (TLN) def. Emma Isberg (DEN-W) 7-5, 6-1
5. Jenny Hois (TLN) def. Steffi Rath (DEN-W) 5-7, 6-4, 10-6
6. Lindsay Dvorak (TLN) def. Natalie Dunn (DEN-W) 6-2, 6-3