Penguins Drop Contest at UNLV

Tamara Teufl
Tamara Teufl

Las Vegas, Nevada - The Youngstown State women's tennis team dropped a 7-0 decision to UNLV on Friday morning at the Fertitta Tennis Complex.

The Penguins (2-4) dropped the doubles points to the Rebels (3-2) before dropping the six singles matches in straight sets.

At No. 6, Claudia Barboza dropped a 7-6 first set before falling 6-1 in the second set in a match against Alex Kalachova. At No. 1, Tamara Teufl lost a 6-1, 6-4 decision to No. 81 Aiwen Zhu. At No. 3, Cassandra Moraleja lost 6-2, 6-3 to No. 118 Izumi Asano. At No. 5, Lucia Zagar lost a hard-fought 6-4, 6-4 bout to Connie Li.

YSU is back in action on Saturday when they take on UTEP. The match is scheduled for 1 p.m. Eastern Time, 10 a.m. in Vegas.

Youngstown State at UNLV
Feb 08, 2019 at Las Vegas, Nevada
(Fertitta Tennis Complex)

UNLV 7, Youngstown State 0

Singles competition 
1. #81 Aiwen Zhu (UNLV) def. Teufl, Tamara (YSU) 6-1, 6-4
2. Anna Bogoslavets (UNLV) def. Khamassi, Lisa (YSU) 6-4, 6-0
3. #118 Izumi Asano (UNLV) def. Moraleja, Cassandra (YSU) 6-2, 6-3
4. En-Pei Huang (UNLV) def. Esteo, Elvira (YSU) 6-3, 6-2
5. Connie Li (UNLV) def. Zagar, Lucia (YSU) 6-4, 6-4
6. Alex Kalachova (UNLV) def. Barboza, Claudia (YSU) 7-6 (7-3), 6-1

Doubles competition 
1. En-Pei Huang/Aiwen Zhu (UNLV) def. Teufl, Tamara/Khamassi, Lisa (YSU) 6-1
2. Connie Li/Izumi Asano (UNLV) def. Esteo, Elvira/Zagar, Lucia (YSU) 6-2
3. Samantha Li/Alex Kalachova (UNLV) def. Barboza, Claudia/Moraleja, Cassandra (YSU) 6-2