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ORU Swept by Wichita State, 4-0

Courtesy: ORU Media Relations
          Release: 01/21/2012
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Lina Semenova and ORU were swept by Wichita State
WICHITA, Kan. - Oral Roberts University hit the road for the first time and fell to Wichita State, 4-0, on Saturday afternoon. ORU is now 1-3 on the season.

The Shockers improve to 1-0 with the win.

WSU swept the doubles events to take an early 1-0 lead. Veronika Blaskova and Lucia Kovalova won the top flight match, 8-5, over Hailey Martin and Lina Semenova, while Delia Damaschin and Montse Blasco Fernandez won by the same count in the No. 2 match, over Marizanne Bouwer and Rachel Scroggs.

In the third flight, Valerie Brockman and Lutfiana Budiharto took an 8-3 win over Tori Dollar and Kirstin Gray.

The Shockers were also dominant in singles play. Budiharto won the top match over Martin, 6-0, 6-2, and the fourth flight went to Kovalova, 6-1, 6-2.

The clinching point came in No. 3 singles, where Blaskova earned a 6-2, 6-3 victory over Bouwer.

With the fourth point in hand for WSU, the three matches on court were all halted.

ORU hits the court again on Saturday, Jan. 28, when they face North Texas. The match starts at 2 pm CT.

Wichita State 4, Oral Roberts 0
Doubles Results

Blaskova/Kovalova (WSU) defeated Martin/Semenova (ORU), 8-5
Damaschin/Blasco Fernandez (WSU) defeated Bouwer/Scroggs (ORU), 8-5
Brockman/Budiharto (WSU) defeated Dollar/Gray (ORU), 8-3

Singles Results
Lutfiana Budiharto (WSU) defeated Hailey Martin (ORU), 6-0, 6-2
Delia Damaschin (WSU) vs. Lina Semenova (ORU), 6-3, 1-3 (DNF)
Veronika Blaskova (WSU) defeated Marizanne Bouwer (ORU), 6-2, 6-3
Lucia Kovalova (WSU) defeated Kristin Gray (ORU), 6-1, 6-2
Montse Blasco Fernandez (WSU) vs. Tori Dollar (ORU), 6-3, 4-2 (DNF)
Valerie Brockman (WSU) vs. Ekaterina Kondrashova (ORU), (DNP)

Doubles Order of Finish - 312
Singles Order of Finish - 413
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