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Women's Tennis Falls to No. 25 Notre Dame, 6-1




March 15, 2014

DEDHAM, Mass. – The No. 45 Boston College women’s tennis team fell to the 25th-ranked Notre Dame Fighting Irish, 6-1, on Saturday afternoon in Dedham, Mass.

The Eagles, coming off of a dramatic win over ACC foe Georgia Tech on Friday, challenged the Irish to a lot of close matches.

Freshman standout Lexi Borr held on to win her singles match at the No. 3 spot. The Westfield, N.J., product defeated Notre Dame’s Jennifer Kellner, 2-6, 6-3, 7-5.

The Irish stole victories from the No. 1 doubles and No. 2 doubles teams, signaling the doubles point in the favor of Notre Dame.

The Eagles next host Pittsburgh on March 21. The match is set to begin at 5 p.m.

Singles
1. Brittany Sanders (ND) def. Jessica Wacnik (BC) 5-7, 6-2, 6-2
2. #57 Quinn Gleason (ND) def. Katya Vasilyev (BC) 7-6(6), 5-7, 1-0(8)
3. Lexi Borr (BC) def. Jennifer Kellner (ND) 2-6, 6-3, 7-5
4. Monique Albuquerque (UM) def. Jennifer Ren (BC) 6-2, 7-6(4)
5. Julie Vrabel (ND) def. Emily Safron (BC) 6-3, 4-6, 6-3
6. Molly O’Koniewski (ND) def. Wan-Yi Sweeting (BC) 6-4, retired

Doubles 
1. #19 Quinn Gleason/Brittany Sanders (ND) def. Jennifer Ren/Heini Salonen (BC) 8-2
2. Julie Sabacinski/Jennifer Kellner (ND) def. Katya Vasiyev/Lexi Borr (BC) 8-4
3. Jessica Wacnik/Wan-Yi Sweeting (BC) /Jane Fennelly/Monica Robinson (ND) unfinished 

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