Jan. 20, 2013
BOSTON, Mass. – St. John’s dropped its first dual match of the season on Sunday against America East foe Boston University, 6-1, at the Track & Tennis Center in Boston.
Freshman Amber Washington produced the Red Storm’s point in the No. 3 singles slot when she defeated Leonie-Charlotte Athanasiadis in straight sets, 6-4, 7-5.
In the No. 1 singles slot, senior Nevena Selakovic claimed the first set before losing the next two to the Terriers’ Lauren Davis. Junior Diamond Adams played a tough match at the No. 4 singles position where she fell to Jessi Linero, 7-6, 1-6, 6-0. Selakovic and Adams were leading their doubles match against Linero and Athanasiadis 5-4 before play was stopped.
St. John’s continues its five-match road trip on Saturday, Jan. 26, when the Red Storm take on Fairfield at 7:00 p.m.
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Boston University 6, St. John's 1
1. Lauren Davis (BOSTONU) def. Nevena Selakovic (STJ) 2-6, 7-5, 6-0
2. Sami Lieb (BOSTONU) def. Khrystyna Pavlyuk (STJ) 6-0, 6-0
3. Amber Washington (STJ) def. L. Athanasiadis (BOSTONU) 6-4, 7-5
4. Jessi Linero (BOSTONU) def. Diamond Adams (STJ) 7-6, 1-6, 6-0
5. Kim McCallum (BOSTONU) def. Ksenia Mikhaylova (STJ) 6-4, 6-1
6. Madison Craft (BOSTONU) def. Terri Thomas (STJ) 6-0, 6-0
1. L. Athanasiadis/Jessi Linero (BOSTONU) vs. Nevena Selakovic/Diamond Adams (STJ) 4-5, unfinished
2. Madison Craft/Lauren Davis (BOSTONU) def. Khrystyna Pavlyuk/Amber Washington (STJ) 8-3
3. Sami Lieb/Kim McCallum (BOSTONU) def. Ksenia Mikhaylova/Terri Thomas (STJ) 8-1
St. John's 0-1
Boston University 1-0