CHICAGO – The University of Chicago women's tennis team won 15 of 16 matches against Chicago State to kick off the 2019 season on Day 1 of the Cougars' Invitational Friday.
The Maroons took on the NCAA Division I crosstown foe in two separate sessions Friday, winning seven of eight matches in the morning and then sweeping all eight in the evening contest.
The Maroons return to action Saturday with contests against players from Cardinal Stritch, Valparaiso, Bellarmine, and Illinois State. Action begins at 9 a.m. at Stagg Courts.
UChicago vs. Chicago State Day 1 (15 wins, 1 loss)
Doubles results (morning)
Catherine Xu/Eugenia Lee (UC) def. Diana Borodina/Drazic, 6-2
Perene Wang/Claudia Ng (UC) def. Kristina Pukaheva/Lizi Morgoshia, 6-2
Dukic/Hrnjak (CSU) def. Lauren Park/Nicole Semenov, 6-4
Singles results (morning)
Nicole Semenov (UC) def. Kristina Pukaheva, 6-4, 6-1
Lauren Park (UC) def. Diana Borodina, 6-0, 3-0 (retired)
Catherine Xu (UC) def. Lizi Morgoshia, 6-3, 6-1
Claudia Ng (UC) def. Katarina Dukic, 7-5, 6-1
Amanda Sharng (UC) def. Isidora Hrnjak, 6-0, 6-4
Doubles results (evening)
Catherine Xu/Eugenia Lee (UC) def. Drazic/Pukhaeva, 6-2.
Perene Wang/Claudia Ng (UC) def. Borodina/Morgoshia, 6-3.
Annika Pandey/Daryn Ellison (UC) def. Dukic/Hrnjak, 7-6 (7-2)
Singles results (evening)
Marjorie Antohi (UC) def. Drazic, 3-6, 6-3, 14-12
Lauren Park (UC) def. Pukhaev, 6-0, 4-6, 10-7
Eugenia Lee (UC) def. Moroqshia, 6-4, 6-3
Annika Pandey (UC) def. Dukic, 6-1, 6-3
Isabella Gomez (UC) def. Hrnjak, 7-5
- Saturday, Sept. 14: UChicago at Chicago State Invite (at Stagg Courts), 9 AM CT