Women's Tennis Rallies Past Marquette
“We escaped with a victory today,” head coach Mark Ardizzone said.
The match lasted almost five hours and ended in dramatic fashion. Down 3-2 Leung rallied to win her third set and tie score at 3-3. Rehusova then took over in dramatic fashion to give DePaul the victory. Down 5-3 in the second set she saved three match points, rallied to win second set 7-5. Down in third set 5-3 again saved a match point and then won the set 7-5.
"We didn’t play great today but we competed very hard,” Ardizzone said. “
1. Briseno/Smith (MU) def. Parashkevova/Rehusova (DU) 8-2
2. Charron/Trujillo (MU) def. N. Matko/Falduto (DU) 8-5
3. Ganeva/S. Matko (DU) def. Espinosa/Bonnely (MU) 8-1
1. Briseno (MU) def. Parashkevova (DU) 6-0,7-5
2. Ganeva (DU) def. Charron (MU) 6-0,6-1
3. N. Matko (DU) def. Smith (MU) 6-0,6-2
4. Leung (DU) def. Trujillo (MU) 7-5,2-6,6-1
5. Espinosa (MU) def. Falduto (DU) 6-2,6-2
6. Rehusova (DU) def. Bonnelly (MU) 3-6,7-5,7-5