The Gustavus women’s tennis team opened its spring season on the short end of a 7-2 result against NCAA Division II Brigham Young Univerity-Hawai’i Friday evening in Laie, Hawai’i.
The Gusties opened the dual down 3-0 following doubles action, including a close 8-6 loss by Darcy Haubrick (Jr., Elk River, Minn.) and Hannah Frericks (Jr., Sartell, Minn.) to BYU-H’s #3 doubles pair of Petra Teller and Aleen Taylor.
Haubrick rebounded in singles action to post a 6-4, 6-4 win over Taylor at #6 singles. The other victorious Gustie player was Jenni White (So., Cedar Rapids, Iowa) at #4 singles. White picked up a default win over Tetyana Bula.
The Gusties will open their home schedule Feb. 10 when they face University of Nebraska-Omaha at the Swanson Tennis Center in St. Peter.
Brigham Young University-Hawai’i 7, Gustavus Adolphus 2
February 3, 2006 at Laie, Hawai’i
#1 Jing Jing Liu (BYUH) def. Tara Houlihan (GAC) 6-0, 6-0
#2 Julia Ustyuzhanina (BYUH) def. Lauren Hom (GAC) 6-2, 6-2
#3 Romona Husarn (BYUH) def. Marla Menne (GAC) 6-2, 6-0
#4 Jenni White (GAC) def. Tetyana Bula (BYUH) default
#5 Petra Teller (BYUH) def. Hannah Frericks (GAC) 6-1, 6-0
#6 Darcy Haubrick (GAC) def. Aleen Taylor (BYUH) 6-4, 6-4
#1 Liu/Husarn (BYUH) def. Houlihan/Hom (GAC) 8-0
#2 Ustyuzhanina/Bula (BYUH) def. Menne/White (GAC) 8-1
#3 Teller/Taylor (BYUH) def. Haubrick/Frericks (GAC) 8-6