Wilmington, Del. (Mar. 15, 2019) – Goldey Baecum won five of six singles matches and claimed the doubles point with a sweep of three contests to defeat Delaware State in women’s tennis today.

Cassandra Boltman was DSU’s lone winner in singles with a 6-4, 6-3 victory over Maria Bruno in the No. 3 match.

Goldey Beacum needed three sets to win three of the singles contests.

DSU’s Alina Polyvana took Alma Garcia Valle to a third set before going down in the No. 5 match.

Delaware State’s Yeysaveta took her No. 4 contest to three set before falling. Goldey Beacum’s  Andrea Fresneda won the first set 6-0 before Bessonova bounced back to take the second set 6-3 to tie the match. Fresneda won the deciding third set 6-2.

In the number No 6 match Goldey’s Silvia Hortelano Pey needed all three sets to upend Delaware State’s Aayushi Chouhan.

Doubles
No. 1- Lotte Lesscher y Post / Catarina Zheng (GB) def. Sofia Rachi / Anastasia Belkina (DS), 6-2
No. 2- Maria Bruno / Silvia Hortelano Pey (GB) def. Cassandra Boltman / Aayushi Chouhan (DS), 6-4
No. 3 – Alma Garcia Valle / Kristin Radeke (GB) def. Alina Polyvana . Yelysaveta Bessonova (DS), 5-5, 0-7

Singles
No. 1- Zheng (GB) def. Belkina (DS), 6-1, 7-5
No. 2- Lesscher y Post (GB) def. Rachi (DS), 6-4, 6-2
No. 3- Boltman (DS) def. Bruno (GB), 6-4, 6-3
No. 4 - Andrea Fresneda (GB) def. Bessonova (DS), 6-0, 3-6, 6-2
No. 5 –Garcia Valle (GB) def. Polyvana (DS), 7-6, 3-6, 10-5
No. 6 – Hortelano Pey (GB) def. Chouhan (DS), 6-4, 0-6, 6-3  

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