Bulls Can't Get Past Irish at Home
By TOM ZEBOLD
USF Senior Writer
TAMPA – The No. 56 Bulls finished off their regular season with a 5-2 loss to No. 25 Notre Dame on Sunday at the USF Varsity Courts.
Loreto Alonso-Martinez and Paula Montoya won their singles matches before USF saw its two-match winning streak come to an end.
Alonso-Martinez rallied past Jennifer Kellner, 2-6, 6-3, 6-4, while Montoya handed Katherine White a 6-3, 6-4 loss in the No. 5 singles spot.
USF went 7-3 on its 10-match home stand to finish the regular season and gets to stay at home for the Big East Championships that take place April 18-21.
No. 25 Notre Dame 5, No. 56 USF 2
Kellner/McGaffigan (ND) def. Vasenina/Alonso-Martinez (USF), 8-6
Sabacinski/Sanders (ND) def. Rizzolo/Mills (USF), 8-1
Fracassi/Montoya (USF) vs. Gleason/White (ND), DNF (5-4)
Britney Sanders (ND) def. Katie Vasenina (USF), 7-5, 4-6, 6-3
Loreto Alonso-Martinez (USF) def. Jennifer Kellner (ND), 2-6, 6-3, 6-4
Quinn Gleason (ND) def. Danielle Mills (USF), 6-2, 6-0
Chrissie McGaffigan (ND) def. Fanny Fracassi (USF), 6-4, 6-7, 6-3
Paula Montoya (USF) def. Katherine White (ND), 6-3, 6-4
Julie Vrabel (ND) def. Alessandra Bonte (USF), 1-6, 6-4, 6-4