Maryland Falls To Ohio State, 4-3

March 8, 2003

BLACKSBURG, Va. - One day after defeating host Virginia Tech 4-3, University of Maryland's women's tennis team fell by the same margin in a neutral-site battle with Ohio State on Saturday.

The Terps are now 8-3 on the season. Ohio State improved to 8-2.

Maryland secured all of its scoring in singles play, with victories by Marta Jedrzejak, Jennifer Dent and Chloe Chavardes. Jedrzejak and Chavardes both posted straight-set victories, wile Dent overcame a 6-2 first-set setback for her victory.

The Terps captured the matchup at No. 1 doubles behind the play of Emily Marker and Ramona But, who posted an 8-3 win over Lindsay Williams and Sadhaf Pervez. Ohio State, however, captured the doubles point for the 10th consecutive match by winning matchups at No. 2 and No. 3 doubles.

Maryland is in action next Sunday, March 16 when it takes on William & Mary in Williamsburg, Va.

No. 1 #38 Pervez (O) def. But (Md.)        6-4, 6-5
No. 2 Fisk (O) def. No. #88 Marker (Md.)   0-6, 6-0, 6-2
No. 3 Jedrzejak (Md.) def. Leskovar (O)    6-2, 6-4
No. 4 Williams (O) def. Fusea (Md.)        6-4, 6-4
No. 5 Dent (Md.) def. DeCamilla (O)        2-6, 6-4, 6-0
No. 6 Chavardes (Md.) def. Adams (O)       6-4, 6-1

DOUBLES No. 1 Marker/But (Md.) def. Pervez/Williams (O) 8-3 No. 2 Fisk/Leskovar (O) def. Jedrzejak/Dent (Md.) 8-3 No. 3 Adams/Colville (O) def. Chavardes/Fusea (Md.) 8-4