SignUp
Stephanie Petsis and UND won the No. 1 doubles match 8-6.
UND tennis falls to South Dakota State
Text smallerText larger
Updated: Monday 02/02/2013 14:38:29 (ET)
by Michelle Hamilton, UND Athletics Media Relations
Send this article to a friend Print RSS Shop

GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- The North Dakota women's tennis team fell to South Dakota State Friday night by a score of 4-2 at the Choice Health and Fitness Center.

UND earned the doubles point by earning victories in both No. 1 and No. 3 doubles.

Junior Stephanie Petsis (Toronto, Ontario) and sophomore Callie Ronkowski (Grand Forks, N.D.) defeated Jenny Blackburn and Ffion Davies , 8-6, in No. 1 doubles.

UND senior Megan Sween (Grand Forks, N.D.) and sophomore Shaylin Prout (Thunder Bay, Ontario) followed with an 8-5 win against Tacy Haws-Lay and Tiffany Filipovic in No. 3 doubles.

Ronkowski continued to play strong as she defeated Blackburn in No. 2 singles, winning 6-3 and 6-2.

UND wraps up its homestand on Saturday against Montana State at 1 p.m.

South Dakota State 4, North Dakota 2

Singles competition

1. DAVIES, Ffion (SDSU) def. PETSIS, Stephanie (UND_W) 3-6, 6-4, 10-8

2. RONKOWSKI, Callie (UND_W) def. BLACKBURNE, Jenny (SDSU) 6-3, 6-2

3. MAGNI, Florencia (SDSU) def. STEJSKAL, Sarah (UND_W) 6-1, 6-1

4. SWEEN, Megan (UND_W) vs. HAWS-LAY, Tacy (SDSU) 6-4, 4-5, unfinished

5. SOUZA, Beatriz (SDSU) def. BIEHN, Stephanie (UND_W) 6-3, 3-6, 10-7

6. HENRY, Brooke (SDSU) def. LAWRENCE, Mindy (UND_W) 6-4, 6-1

Doubles competition

1. PETSIS, Stephanie/RONKOWSKI, Callie (UND_W) def. BLACKBURNE, Jenny/DAVIES, Ffion (SDSU) 8-6

2. MAGNI, Florencia/HENRY, Brooke (SDSU) def. STEJSKAL, Sarah/BIEHN, Stephanie (UND_W) 6-5

3. SWEEN, Megan/PROUT, Shaylin (UND_W) def. HAWS-LAY, Tacy/FILIPOVIC, Tiffany (SDSU) 8-5

Defense leads UND past Stony Brook
A 92-yard interception return by Alex Tillman highlighted the defensive effort by the North Dakota football team Saturday night, as UND topped Stony Brook 13-3 at the Alerus Center. MORE
Wysocki paces UND at Nebraska meet
Senior Erin Wysocki paced the University of North Dakota women's cross country team on Saturday at the Woody Greeno/Nebraska Invitational, finishing 24th out of 78 runners. MORE
Men's cross country places sixth at Nebraska meet
The University of North Dakota men's cross country team placed four runners in the top half of the field to take sixth at the Woody Greeno/Nebraska Invitational on Saturday. MORE
Football Gameday Live: UND vs Stony Brook
Football Gameday Live vs Stony Brook MORE
UND closes non-conference slate with sweep
STARKVILLE, Miss. -- North Dakota etched its eighth sweep of the season with a decisive 25-17, 25-17, 26-24 win over Southern Illinois, Edwardsville Saturday morning at the Bulldog Invitational... MORE
Alex Tillman returns this interception for a touchdown, leading UND to a 13-3 win over Stony Brook.
A 92-yard interception return by Alex Tillman highlighted the defensive effort by the North Dakota football team Saturday night, as UND topped Stony...  MORE
Erin Wysocki led UND runners with a time of 23:33.50, placing 24th.
Senior Erin Wysocki paced the University of North Dakota women's cross country team on Saturday at the Woody Greeno/Nebraska Invitational, finishing...  MORE
Junior Mark Harries led UND with a time of 27:30.90, finishing 28th.
The University of North Dakota men's cross country team placed four runners in the top half of the field to take sixth at the Woody Greeno/Nebraska...  MORE
Football Gameday Live vs Stony Brook  MORE
Senior Lexi Robinson had nine kills and 15 digs for North Dakota Saturday.
STARKVILLE, Miss. -- North Dakota etched its eighth sweep of the season with a decisive 25-17, 25-17, 26-24 win over Southern Illinois, Edwardsville...  MORE

advertisement