No. 65 DePaul Drops 4-0 Decision to No. 68 Auburn
Jan. 27, 2013
Chapel Hill, N.C. - The 65th-ranked DePaul women's tennis team suffered its second straight loss on Sunday at the 2013 ITA Kick-Off Weekend, dropping a 4-0 decision against No. 68 Auburn.
The Tigers, who have a pair of nationally-ranked duos on roster, grabbed a pair of doubles victories off the bat to secure the pairs point before running off three straight singles wins to clinch the match.
At first singles, No. 112 Matea Cutura rebounded from a 2-6 first set loss to win her second set 6-3 and was up 1-0 when the match was decided.
Next up for the Blue Demons will be a trip to Milwaukee on Friday, February 1 for a 3:00 p.m. match with the Panthers.
#68 Auburn 4, #65 DePaul 0
1. #112 Matea Cutura (DU) vs. Pleun Burgmans (AU) 2-6, 6-3, 1-0 unfinished
1. #24 Burgmans/Kucharova (AU) vs. Patricia Fargas/Ana Vladutu (DU) 6-5, unfinished
Match Notes: DePaul 0-2; National ranking #65 Auburn 1-1; National ranking #68
Order of finish: Doubles (2,3,1); Singles (3,5,2)
ITA Kick-Off Weekend