MINNEAPOLIS – The University of Iowa women’s tennis team dropped their match to Minnesota on Friday, 4-1.
Minnesota took the doubles point winning the number one and two matches. Cammy Frei and Tiffany Huber defeated Michelle Bacalla and Elise van Heuvelen Treadwell, 6-4. Ekin Ercetin and Delila Said beat Ashleigh Jacobs and Danielle Bauers, 6-4.
The Gophers took three of four singles matches to clinch the victory. Said defeated van Heuvelen Treadwell 6-3, 6-4 at the number one position. In the number five position, River Hart defeated Bauers 6-3, 6-1. At the number six position Juliet Zhang beat Danielle Burich 6-1, 6-3. The Hawkeyes point came at the number four position when Jacobs defeated Frei 6-3, 6-3.
Quoting Head Coach Sasha Schmid
“We have had three very similar matches so far this season where we had the opportunity and didn’t take it. We must change that around quickly. We have another big battle tomorrow against Marquette.”
The Hawkeyes face Marquette on Saturday at 1 p.m. (CT) in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
Minnesota 4, Iowa 1
Feb. 7, 2020 | 4 p.m. | Minneapolis, Minnesota | Baseline Tennis Center.
1: Delila Said (UM) def. Elise van Heuvelen Treadwell (UI): 6-3, 6-4
2: Samantha Mannix (UI) vs. Tiffany Huber (UM): 6-3, 5-5, Unfinished
3: Michelle Bacalla (UI) vs. Ekin Ercetin (UM): 6-4, 3-6, Unfinished
4: Ashleigh Jacobs (UI) def. Cammy Frei (UM): 6-3, 6-3
5: River Hart (UM) def. Danielle Bauers (UI): 6-3, 6-1
6: Juliet Zhang (UM) def. Danielle Burich (UI): 6-1, 6-3
1: Frei/Huber (UM) def. Bacalla/van Heuvelen Treadwell (UI): 6-4
2: Ercetin/Said (UM) def. Jacobs/Bauers (UI): 6-4
3: Burich/Mannix (UI) vs. Hart/Zhang (UM): 5-4, Unfinished
Order of Finish: Doubles (1,2); Singles (5,6,4,1)