Women's tennis drops road match at Edgewood

Women's tennis drops road match at Edgewood
September 16, 2007

Dave Beyer, Sports Information Director
(630) 829-6143

Benedictine's women's tennis team lost its road match at Edgewood College on Saturday morning, falling by a score of 8-1 in Madison, Wis. The Eagles are now 0-3 overall and 0-2 in the NAC. Benedictine's lone victory came at No. 6 singles where Evangelina Gallegos defeated EC's Lilliana Yacuta in straight sets, 6-0, 6-2. Gallegos improved her personal record to 2-2 on the year (2-1 when playing in the sixth position).


Benedictine University is located in Lisle, Illinois, just 25 miles west of Chicago, and has branch campuses in Springfield, Illinois, and Mesa, Arizona. Founded as a Catholic university in 1887, Benedictine enrolls nearly 10,000 students in 56 undergraduate and 19 graduate programs. Forbes magazine named Benedictine among "America's Top Colleges" for the sixth consecutive year in 2016. Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (hlcommission.org). For more information, contact (630) 829-6300, admissions@ben.edu or visit ben.edu.