Women's tennis falls versus Aurora

Women's tennis falls versus Aurora
September 11, 2007

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

The Benedictine University women's tennis team came out on the short end of a 7-2 decision in its Northern Athletics Conference opener Tuesday versus Aurora University at home. Benedictine is now 0-2 overall. The Eagles picked up both wins on the day in singles play. At No. 5 singles, it was junior Michelle Ames defeating the Spartans' Courtney Ksioszk in a three-set match, 1-6, 6-2, 6-2. At No. 6 singles, sophomore Evangelina Gallegos won in straight sets, 6-1, 6-1.


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.