Women's tennis drops road match at Edgewood

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

Dave Beyer, Sports Information Director
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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 an independent Roman Catholic institution located in Lisle, Illinois just 25 miles west of Chicago. Founded in 1887, Benedictine provides 56 undergraduate majors, 16 graduate and four doctorate programs. The Chronicle of Higher Education recently ranked Benedictine University as the seventh fastest-growing campus among private nonprofit master’s universities, and Forbes magazine named Benedictine among the top 20 percent of America’s colleges for 2011. Benedictine University’s Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) program is listed by Crain’s Chicago Business as the fourth largest in the Chicago area in 2011.