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March 15, 1998

Women's Tennis Falls To Fourth-Ranked Texas

AUSTIN, Texas - Notre Dame's women's tennis team split six singles matches with fourth-ranked Texas before the Longhorns won two doubles matches to clinch a 5-3 win in match completed late Saturday night when rain forced the competition to be moved indoors. The loss drops the Irish to 11-5 on the season.

Michelle Dasso, Marissa Velasco and Tiffany Gates won three singles matches at Nos. 2-4 singles matches for the three Irish points. Texas won at Nos. 1, 4 and 5 to set up the doubles win. The Longhorns won 8-1 at No. 1 doubles and won a tight 8-6 decision at No. 2 to clinch the win.

    
#4 TEXAS 5, #18 NOTRE DAME 3

Singles
No. 1:  Sandy Sureephong (UT) def. Jennifer Hall (ND) 6-7, 6-3, 6-4
No. 2:  Michelle Dasso (ND) def. Christina Moros (UT) 6-4, 6-2
No. 3:  Marissa Velasco (ND) def. Laurie Berendt (UT) 6-3, 6-4
No. 4:  Tiffany Gates (ND) def. Michelle Faucher (UT) 2-6, 6-3, 6-3
No. 5:  Kim Gates (UT) def. Kelly Zalinski (ND) 6-3, 6-4
No. 6:  Nomena Rasolomalala (UT) def. Kelley Olson (ND) 6-2, 6-3
Doubles
No. 1:  Sureephong/Moros (UT) def. Gates/Hall (ND) 8-1
No. 2:  Berendt/Gates (UT) def. Dasso/Velasco (ND) 8-6
No. 3:  not contested

Event Calendar

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February 18
W, 6-1
Indiana
Bloomington, Ind. (IU Tennis Center)
RECAP
February 19
W, 5-2
Louisville
Louisville, Ky. (Bass-Rudd Tennis Center)
RECAP
February 22
W, 5-2
Purdue
Notre Dame, Ind. (Eck Tennis Pavilion)
RECAP

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February 25
10:00 AM
Michigan State
Notre Dame, Ind. (Eck Tennis Pavilion)

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February 25
3:00 PM
Bowling Green
Notre Dame, Ind. (Eck Tennis Pavilion)

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March 3
4:00 PM
Boston College
Notre Dame, Ind. (Eck Tennis Pavilion)

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March 5
12:00 PM
Syracuse
Notre Dame, Ind. (Eck Tennis Pavilion)

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March 13
3:00 PM
Norfolk State
Norfolk, Va. (NSU Tennis Complex)
March 15
3:00 PM
William & Mary
Williamsburg, Va. (McCormack-Nagelsen Tennis Center)
March 17
TBA
Wake Forest
Winston-Salem, N.C. (Wake Forest Tennis Complex)
March 19
12:00 PM
Virginia
Notre Dame, Ind. (Courtney Tennis Center)

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March 24
4:00 PM
North Carolina State
Notre Dame, Ind. (Courtney Tennis Center)

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March 26
12:00 PM
Miami
Notre Dame, Ind. (Courtney Tennis Center)

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March 31
TBA
Virginia Tech
Blacksburg, Va. (Burrows-Burrleson Tennis Center)
April 7
4:00 PM
Duke
Notre Dame, Ind. (Courtney Tennis Center)

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April 9
11:00 AM
North Carolina
Notre Dame, Ind. (Courtney Tennis Center)

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April 13
4:00 PM
Florida State
Tallahassee, Fla. (Speicher Tennis Center)

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April 15
12:00 PM
Georgia Tech
Atlanta, Ga. (Ken Byers Tennis Complex)
April 23
12:00 PM
Clemson
Clemson, S.C. (Hoke Sloan Tennis Center)
April 26
All Day
ACC Championships
Rome, Ga. (Rome Tennis Center)
April 27
All Day
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Rome, Ga. (Rome Tennis Center)
April 28
All Day
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Rome, Ga. (Rome Tennis Center)
April 29
All Day
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Rome, Ga. (Rome Tennis Center)
April 30
All Day
ACC Championships
Rome, Ga. (Rome Tennis Center)

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