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April 5, 1998

The Irish Take Maryland with Ease

Notre Dame Beats the Terps, 8-1

RICHMOND, Va. --- The University of Notre Dame women's tennis team, ranked No. 16 in the country, improved its record to 13-7 on the season on Sunday with an 8-1 win over Maryland. The Terrapins drop to 8-6 on the season.

Notre Dame freshman Michelle Dasso improved her record to 35-4 on the season in singles and to 19-0 in dual match play with a 6-1, 6-3 win over Lorraine Bittles. Junior Jennifer Hall was a 6-3, 7-5 winner over Meg Griffin and also won at No. 1 doubles. In addition to Hall, Dasso, Marisa Velasco, Tiffany Gates, Kelly Zalinksi and Kelley Olson were all winners in both singles and doubles for the Irish.

Notre Dame 8, Maryland 1
Singles
Jennifer Hall (N) def. Meg Griffin, 6-3, 7-5; 
Michelle Dasso (N) def. Lorraine Bittles, 6-1, 6-3; 
Marisa Velasco (N) def. Thea Ivanisevic, 7-6, 6-2; 
Tiffany Gates (N) def. Stacy Walkowitz, 6-0, 6-1; 
Kelly Zalinski (N) def. Chrissie Terrill, 6-3, 6-2; 
Adrienne Pauelko (M) def. Kelley Olson, 4-6, 7-6, 6-4.
Doubles
Gates and Hall (N) def. Giffin and Bittles, 8-2; 
Dasso and Velasco (N) def. Walkowitz and Terrill, 8-6; 
Olson and Zalinski (N) def. Ivanisevic and Pauelko, 8-2.

Event Calendar

Delta

January 22
10:00 AM
Western Michigan
Notre Dame, Ind. (Eck Tennis Pavilion)
January 22
3:00 PM
Wright State
Notre Dame, Ind. (Eck Tennis Pavilion)
January 29
10:00 AM
Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, Pa. (Alpha Tennis & Fitness Club)
February 3
3:00 PM
Michigan
Notre Dame, Ind. (Eck Tennis Pavilion)
February 12
11:00 AM
Illinois
Champaign, Ill. (Varsity Tennis Center)
February 18
10:00 AM
Indiana
Bloomington, Ind. (IU Tennis Center)
February 19
12:00 PM
Louisville
Louisville, Ky. (Bass-Rudd Tennis Center)
February 22
5:00 PM
Purdue
Notre Dame, Ind. (Eck Tennis Pavilion)
February 25
10:00 AM
Michigan State
Notre Dame, Ind. (Eck Tennis Pavilion)
February 25
3:00 PM
Bowling Green
Notre Dame, Ind. (Eck Tennis Pavilion)
March 3
4:00 PM
Boston College
Notre Dame, Ind. (Eck Tennis Pavilion)
March 5
12:00 PM
Syracuse
Notre Dame, Ind. (Eck Tennis Pavilion)
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)
March 24
4:00 PM
North Carolina State
Notre Dame, Ind. (Courtney Tennis Center)
March 26
12:00 PM
Miami
Notre Dame, Ind. (Courtney Tennis Center)
March 31
TBA
Virginia Tech
Blacksburg, Va. (Burrows-Burrleson Tennis Center)
April 7
4:00 PM
Duke
Notre Dame, Ind. (Courtney Tennis Center)
April 9
11:00 AM
North Carolina
Notre Dame, Ind. (Courtney Tennis Center)
April 13
4:00 PM
Florida State
Tallahassee, Fla. (Speicher Tennis Center)
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
ACC Championships
Rome, Ga. (Rome Tennis Center)
April 28
All Day
ACC Championships
Rome, Ga. (Rome Tennis Center)
April 29
All Day
ACC Championships
Rome, Ga. (Rome Tennis Center)
April 30
All Day
ACC Championships
Rome, Ga. (Rome Tennis Center)

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