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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

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February 12
W, 4-3
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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