Women's tennis loses to Elmhurst

Women's tennis loses to Elmhurst
September 20, 2007

Dave Beyer, Sports Information Director
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Benedictine University's women's tennis team fought gamely, but dropped an 8-1 decision to Elmhurst College on Thursday afternoon. The Eagles fell to 0-6 with the loss. Freshmen Yvonne Duong and Ewelina Stachulek lost at No. 1 and 2 singles for B3enedictine. Duong dropped a 6-3, 6-2 match and Stachulek fell 6-2, 7-5. At No. 3 singles, Jessica Armour lost 6-2, 6-1, while andrea Olivia and Maniza Azam lost at fourth and fifth singles. The Eagles' lone victory of the day came from the No. 6 singles position, where Evangelina Gallegos won her match in straight sets, 6-3, 6-0. Gallegos evened her personal record at 3-3 overall with the singles win. Benedictine dropped all three doubles matches.


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.