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    Sophomore Zlatka Petrova tallied wins in doubles and singles competition on Sunday.
     
    Sophomore Zlatka Petrova tallied wins in doubles and singles competition on Sunday.
     
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    Feb. 22, 2010

     

    PERRYSBURG, Ohio - The UIC women’s tennis team won their fourth straight match on Sunday, defeating Bowling Green 6-1 at the Perrysburg Tennis Center.

    In doubles play, Zlatka Petrova and Elena Antakova helped the Flames earned the point, winning their match against Katia Babina and Jade Johnson 8-5.

    Ilinca Cristescu and Amy Jellish were also victorious in their doubles match, taking the match 8-6.

    The Flames won five of their six singles matches.

    Mariya Kovaleva recorded another singles win for the Flames, handling Christine Chiricosta in two sets 6-1, 6-1. The win gives Kovaleva six on the season.

    Kristen McPhillips defeated Maddy Eccleston in two sets, McPhillips sweep the first set 6-0 and took the second set 6-4.

    Petrova, Antakova, Cristescu, and Jellish rounded the day out for UIC, earning points in their singles matches.

    The Flames will travel to El Paso, Texas to take on UTEP Quad on Friday March 5 at 1 p.m.

    SINGLES
    1 - Mariya Kovaleva (UIC) def. Christine Chiricosta 6-1, 6-1
    2 - Ilinca Cristescu (UIC) def. Katia Babina 7-5, 6-0
    3 - Zlatka Petrova (UIC) def. Samantha Kintzel 7-5, 6-0
    4 - Kristen McPhillips (UIC) def. Maddy Eccleston 6-0, 6-4
    5 - Jessica Easdale (BGSU) def. Elena Antakova 7-5, 6-1
    6 - Amy Jellish (UIC) def. Katie Grubb 6-2, 6-1
    Ex - Jenna Reisch (UIC) def. Mary-Catherine Beck 8-4


     

     

    DOUBLES
    1 - Chiricosta/Eccleston (BGSU) def. Kovaleva/McPhillips 8-5
    2 - Petrova/Antakova (UIC) def. Babina/Jade Johnson 8-5
    3 - Cristecsu/Jellish (UIC) def. Kintzel/Grubb 8-6

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