K-State Falls to Sooners

NORMAN, Okla. Kansas State picked up a singles win and a doubles victory on Sunday afternoon, but Oklahoma captured the match with a 6-1 decision. The Wildcats have dropped seven straight matches.

 

K-State (3-9, 0-5 Big 12) freshman Nina Sertic won her second straight singles match with a 6-3, 6-0 decision over Kristina Radan at number three singles. The newcomer from Zagrab, Croatia is now 6-8 since joining the Wildcats in January.

 

The doubles pair of freshman Mariya Slupska and junior Natasha Vieira captured a win at number three doubles with an 8-4 win over Peta Maree Lancaster and Kristina Radan. This was the first time the pair of Slupska and Vieira has taken the court together this season.

 

Kansas State continues its five-match road trip next weekend at Texas Tech on April 3 beginning at 3 p.m. The Wildcats will also play at No. 3-ranked Baylor on Sunday, April 5 at 12 p.m.

 

Kansas State (3-9, 0-5 Big 12) at Oklahoma (7-10, 1-5 Big 12)

Sunday, March 29, 2009

Norman, Okla.

 

Oklahoma 6, Kansas State 1

 

Doubles

1.       Ana-Maria Constantinescu/Maria Kalashnikova (OU) def. Katerina Kudlackova/Nina Sertic (KSU), 8-2

2.       Tara Eckel/Marie-Pier Huet (OU) def. Antea Huljev/Petra Chuda (KSU), 8-6

3.       Mariya Slupska/Natasha Vieira (KSU) def. Peta Maree Lancaster/Kristina Radan (OU), 8-4

 

Order of Finish: 1, 3, 2

 

Singles

1.       Ana-Maria Constantinescu (OU) def. Antea Huljev (KSU), 6-2, 7-6 (2)

2.       Maria Kalashnikova (OU) def. Mariya Slupska (KSU), 6-1, 7-5

3.       Nina Sertic (KSU) def. Kristina Radan (OU), 6-3, 6-0

4.       Marie-Pier Huet (OU) def. Petra Chuda (KSU), 6-1, 6-1

5.       Peta Maree Lancaster (OU) def. Katerina Kudlackova (KSU), 7-6 (2), 6-2

6.       Brittany Baldy (OU) def. Natasha Vieira (KSU), 6-2, 6-3

 

Order of Finish: 4, 3, 6, 1*, 2, 5

* - match decided