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Mar. 1, 1998

Irish Lose to Kansas, 6-3

Velasco and Dasso Win Singles Matches

NOTRE DAME, Ind. --- Kansas University, ranked No. 27 in the country by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association, won four of six singles matches on Sunday en route to a 6-3 win over No. 15 Notre Dame. The Irish drop to 8-3 on the season with the loss.

Notre Dame picked up singles wins from freshman Michelle Dasso at No. 2 and junior Marisa Velasco at No. 3. The No. 3 Notre Dame doubles team of Kelley Olson and Kelly Zalinski were also winners on the day.

Kansas 6, Notre Dame 3

Singles

Kylie Hunt (K) def. Jennifer Hall, 6-4, 4-6, 7-6; Michelle Dasso (N) def. Christine Sim, 7-5, 6-1; Marisa Velasco (N) def. Kris Sell, 6-3, 6-4; Christine Sues (K) def. Tiffany Gates, 1-6, 6-1, 6-4; Julia Sidorova (K) def. Kelly Zalinski, 6-1, 4-6, 7-5; Monica Sekulov (K) def. Kelley Olson, 6-3, 6-3.

Doubles

Hunt and Sim (K) def. Gates and Hall, 8-5; Sidorova and Sues (K) def. Dasso and Velasco, 8-6; Olson and Zalinski (N) def. Sell and Sekulov.

Event Calendar

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February 12
3:30 PM
Pittsburgh
Notre Dame, Ind. (Eck Tennis Pavilion)

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February 14
1:00 PM
Michigan
Ann Arbor, Mich. (Varsity Tennis Center)
February 17
TBA
Purdue
West Lafayette, Ind. (Schwartz Tennis Center)
February 20
11:00 AM
Indiana
Notre Dame, Ind. (Eck Tennis Pavilion)

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February 21
2:00 PM
Louisville
Notre Dame, Ind. (Eck Tennis Pavilion)

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February 26
TBA
Boston College
Boston, Mass. (TBA)
February 28
TBA
Syracuse
Syracuse, N.Y. (Drumlins Tennis Center)
March 6
TBA
Miami
Coral Gables, Fla. (Neil Schiff Tennis Center)
March 8
9:00 AM
East Carolina
Puerto Rico (TBA)
March 8
3:00 PM
LIU Brooklyn
Puerto Rico (TBA)
March 18
3:30 PM
Wake Forest
Notre Dame, Ind. (Eck Tennis Pavilion)

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March 24
TBA
North Carolina State
Raleigh, N.C. (J.W. Isenhour Tennis Center)
March 26
11:00 AM
North Carolina
Chapel Hill, N.C. (Cone-Kenfield Tennis Center)
April 1
3:30 PM
Florida State
Notre Dame, Ind. (Eck Tennis Pavilion or Courtney Tennis Center)

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April 3
TBA
Duke
Durham, N.C. (Ambler Tennis Center)
April 8
3:30 PM
Clemson
Notre Dame, Ind. (Eck Tennis Pavilion or Courtney Tennis Center)

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April 10
12:00 PM
Georgia Tech
Notre Dame, Ind. (Eck Tennis Pavilion or Courtney Tennis Center)

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April 15
3:30 PM
Virginia Tech
Notre Dame, Ind. (Eck Tennis Pavilion or Courtney Tennis Center)

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April 17
TBA
Virginia
Charlottesville, Virginia (Snyder Tennis Complex)
April 20
All Day
ACC Championship
Cary, N.C. (Cary Tennis Center)
April 21
All Day
ACC Championship
Cary, N.C. (Cary Tennis Center)
April 22
All Day
ACC Championship
Cary, N.C. (Cary Tennis Center)
April 23
All Day
ACC Championship
Cary, N.C. (Cary Tennis Center)
April 24
All Day
ACC Championship
Cary, N.C. (Cary Tennis Center)

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