Women's Tennis Turns Back Bison

Women's Tennis Turns Back Bison
Yulia Kashhelkina picked up two points to lead the Bucs over the Bison. Photo by Andy Havens.
MIAMI SHORES, Fla.—The Barry women’s tennis team snapped a two-match skid to Division I foes with a 6-3 win over the Bucknell Bison at the Buccaneer Tennis Center on Wednesday.
The Bucs nabbed two points in doubles, winning 8-4 at both number one and three, but falling 8-1 at number two.
In singles, the top of the Buccaneer lineup overpowered the Bison (6-4). Yulia Kashelkina beat Demi Iepuras 6-1, 6-2 at number three. Caroline Wendling also recorded a straight-set win, beating Paulina Gamboa 6-4, 7-6 (0) at number two. Angie Werschel clinched the match for the Bucs (7-4) with a three-set thriller over Lauren Lucido 7-6 (4), 3-6, 6-0.
The Bison won at number four and five, while Berit Peterson closed out the scoring in favor of the Bucs with a 6-1, 7-5 win over Carlin Calcaterra.
The Bucs travel to Daytona Beach, Fla., this weekend to face Embry-Riddle and Flagler.
Tennis Match Results
Bucknell vs Barry
03/11/09 at Miami Shores, FL
(Buccaneer Tennis Center)
#15 Barry 6, Bucknell 3
 Singles competition
1. Angie Werschel (BUW) def. Lauren Lucido (BUCK) 7-6 (7-4), 3-6, 6-0
2. Caroline Wendling (BUW) def. Paulina Gamboa (BUCK) 6-4, 7-6 (7-0)
3. Yulia Kashelkina (BUW) def. Demi Iepuras (BUCK) 6-1, 6-2
4. Ashley Globerman (BUCK) def. Laime Contreras (BUW) 6-2, 2-6, 6-0
5. Lauren Rottkamp (BUCK) def. Mei-Jing Ang (BUW) 6-0, 6-0
6. Berit Peterson (BUW) def. Carlin Calcaterra (BUCK) 6-1, 7-5
 Doubles competition
1. Angie Werschel/Yulia Kashelkina (BUW) def. Lauren Lucido/Paulina Gamboa (BUCK) 8-4
2. Ashley Globerman/Carlin Calcaterra (BUCK) def. Caroline Wendling/Mei-Jing Ang (BUW) 8-1
3. Laime Contreras/Berit Peterson (BUW) def. Lauren Rottkamp/Demi Iepuras (BUCK) 8-4
Match Notes:
Bucknell 6-4
Barry 7-4; National ranking #15