Fifth-ranked Tigers bow out of NCAA Championship with loss at Denison

Fifth-ranked Tigers bow out of NCAA Championship with loss at Denison

May 6, 2007

May 6, 2007, Granville, Ohio - The fifth-ranked Tigers' season came to an end after a 5-3 loss at Denison in the NCAA Division III Women's Tennis Championships third round.

DePauw finished at 19-3, while the Big Red advanced to the national quarterfinals with a 19-4 record which includes two losses to DePauw.

The Tigers took two out of the three doubles matches, but the Big Red won at first, second, third and fifth singles for the win.

DePauw will be represented at the NCAA Division III Singles Championship by Liz Bondi and in the Doubles Championship by the team of Bondi and Amrita Padda.

DePauw vs Denison
May 06, 2007 at Granville, Ohio

Denison 5,  DePauw 3
Singles competition:
1. Meghan Damico (DENW) def. Liz Bondi (DEPAUW) 6-4, 6-2
2. Marta Drane (DENW) def. Amrita Padda (DEPAUW) 6-2, 6-4
3. Kendra Murray (DENW) def. Greer Mackie (DEPAUW) 6-2, 6-4
4. Kayla Smith (DEPAUW) def. Whitney Block (DENW) 6-3, 6-1
5. Erin Gorsich (DENW) def. Betsey Flanzer (DEPAUW) 2-6, 6-4, 6-1
6. Sarah Mitchiner (DENW) vs. Kristine Lewry (DEPAUW) unfinished

Doubles competition:
1. Liz Bondi/Amrita Padda (DEPAUW) def. Whitney Block/Marta Drane (DENW) 8-5
2. Meghan Damico/Kendra Murray (DENW) def. Sallie Crawford/Greer Mackie (DEPAUW) 9-7
3. Erin Andrade/Kristine Lewry (DEPAUW) def. Erin Gorsich/Sarah Mitchiner (DENW) 8-4

Match Notes:
DePauw 19-3; National ranking #5; Regional ranking #1
Denison 19-4; National ranking #11; Regional ranking #3
2007 NCAA Regional - Third Round
Denison advances to National Quarterfinals on May 15-20 in Fredricksburg, Va.