Iowa Tops Drake and Western Illinois, 7-0, 7-0 - Hawkeye Sports Official Athletic Site
Women's Tennis
Iowa Tops Drake and Western Illinois, 7-0, 7-0
Seaborne remains undefeated, posting a 5-0 record
Hindmarsh improves singles record to 3-0.
Hindmarsh improves singles record to 3-0.
Women's Tennis Home

Douglas & Huckleby Win Singles Flight

Douglas & Huckleby into finals at WMU Super Challenge

Hawkeyes Off to Solid Start in Michigan

Follow all of the college tennis action at

Email this to a friend

Feb. 16, 2013

IOWA CITY, Iowa-- The University of Iowa women's tennis team swept a doubleheader today at the Iowa Tennis and Recreation Complex. The Hawkeyes defeated Drake, 7-0, in the opener before sweeping Western Illinois, 7-0, in the second match. Today's matches marked the first time since 2009 Iowa has recorded back-to-back shutouts, 7-0, 7-0.

Iowa swept the doubles point in both matches, extending its streak of consecutive victories when sweeping doubles to 25 straight matches.

Five Hawkeyes won their matches against Drake in straight sets, including Seaborne's victory over Klavdija Rebol to stay undefeated at the No. 1 position. Katie Zordani went the distance at No. 4, eventually topping Jordan Eggleston in three-sets, 6-3, 5-7, 9-7.

The Hawkeyes improved to 4-2 on the season with a win over the Leathernecks. Iowa grabbed the doubles point with a pair of 8-0 wins at the No. 1 and No. 2 positions.

The Hawkeyes maintained their momentum by blanking Western Illinois in the singles matches. Harazin earned a 6-0, 6-0 victory over Jessica Callahan to earn her fourth straight win.

Iowa will return to the courts on Feb. 22. The Hawkeyes host Oklahoma at 3 p.m. at the Hawkeye Tennis and Recreation Complex.

Iowa 7, Drake 0

1. Ruth Seaborne (Iowa) def. Klavdija Rebol (Drake), 6-1, 6-2
2. Shelby Talcott (Iowa) def. Lea Kozulic (Drake), 7-5, 6-0
3. Morven McCulloch (Iowa) def. Evy Van Genechten (Drake), 6-1, 7-5
4. Katie Zordani (Iowa) def. Jordan Eggleston (Drake), 6-3, 5-7, 9-7
5. Christina Harazin (Iowa) def. Maddie Johnson (Drake), 6-4, 6-4
6. Caitlin Hindmarsh (Iowa) def. Nell Boyd (Drake), 6-4, 6-2

1. Seaborne/McCulloch (Iowa) def. Eggleston/Rebol (Drake), 8-3
2. Harazin/Zordani (Iowa) def. Van Genechten/Kozulic (Drake), 8-0
3. Hindmarsh/Dohanics (Iowa) vs. Boyd/Patterson (Drake), 5-4 abandoned

Iowa 7, Western Illinois 0

1. Shelby Talcott (Iowa) def. Yessenia Mejia (WIU), 6-0, 6-0
2. Morven McCulloch (Iowa) def. Elana Berdichevsky (WIU), 6-0, 6-0
3. Katie Zordani (Iowa) def. Jessica Callahan (WIU), 6-0, 6-0
4. Christina Harazin (Iowa) def. Kristen Havelka (WIU), 6-0, 6-0
5. Annette Dohanics (Iowa) def. Holly Conlin (WIU), 6-0, 6-0
6. Caitlin Hindmarsh (Iowa) def. Ese Davis (WIU), 6-0, 6-0

1. Seaborne/McCulloch (Iowa) def. Mejia/Conlin (WIU), 8-0
2. Hindmarsh/Dohanics (Iowa) def. Berdichvsky/Pazdernick (WIU), 8-0
3. Harazin/Silver (Iowa) vs. Callahan/Theobald (WIU), 6-1 abandoned

  • Loading Tweets...
    1 second ago