Women's Tennis Wraps Up WMU Super Challenge

Nov. 7, 2010

KALAMAZOO, Mich. – The DePaul women’s tennis team closed out the WMU Super Challenge with five singles victories on Sunday.  The Blue Demons tallied 15 wins during the three-day tournament at the West Hills Athletic Club.

Playing student-athletes from Iowa State, the Blue Demons dominated the courts.  Christiana Raymond picked up her third singles victory of the weekend with 6-2, 6-4 win over Marie-Christine Chartier.  The freshman leads the Blue Demons in singles victories and improves to 10-5 on the season.

Seniors Selma Salkovic and Katarina Milinkovic each won their respective matches and went 2-1 in singles play this weekend.  On Sunday, Salkovic came-from-behind to defeat Erin Karonis 3-6, 6-4, 1-0 (9), while Milinkovic topped Maria Fernanda Macedo in straight sets -- 6-4, 6-4.

Kelsey Lawson and Gia McKnight also picked up wins today.  Lawson defeated Tessa Lang, 7-6 (6), 6-3 while McKnight dominated Liza Wischer 6-2, 6-1.

The Blue Demons break from action until January when they make the short trek to Evanston for the Northwestern Invitational, Jan. 14-16.  

WMU Super Challenge – Sunday Results

Selma Salkovic (DePaul) def. Erin Karonis (Iowa State) 3-6, 6-4, 1-0 (9)
Katarina Milinkovic (DePaul) def. Maria Fernanda Macedo (Iowa State) 6-4, 6-4
Kelsey Lawson (DePaul) def. Tessa Lang (Iowa State) 7-6 (6), 6-3
Christiana Raymond (DePaul) def. Marie-Christine Chartier (Iowa State) 6-2, 6-4
Gia McKnight (DePaul) def. Liza Wischer (Iowa State) 6-2, 6-1
Nikki Reber (Iowa State) def. Samantha Kaneta (DePaul) 6-2, 6-0



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