Women's tennis loses to Elmhurst

Women's tennis loses to Elmhurst
September 20, 2007

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

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 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.