Illinois tennis rolls to easy win over Rutgers

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URBANA (WCIA) — The Illinois women’s tennis team took the doubles point and never looked back in its first home match in more than a month, beating Rutgers 6-1 at the Atkins Tennis Center Friday afternoon.

Doubles-Order of Finish: 3, 2*

1. Swiktes/Belaya (Illinois) def. Fisher/Muzik (Rutgers) 4-4, unf.
2. Duong/Novak (Illinois) def. Jacobs/Cochrane (Rutgers) 6-3
3. Kawai/Rabinowitz (Illinois) def. Kaplan/Da Silva (Rutgers) 6-0

Singles-Order of Finish: 5, 1, 6*, 2, 3, 4

1. #54 Asuka Kawai (Illinois) def. Maya Jacobs (Rutgers) 6-0, 6-3
2. Mia Rabinowitz (Illinois) def. Kat Muzik (Rutgers) 6-3, 6-3
3. Jaclyn Switkes (Illinois) def. Tess Fisher (Rutgers) 6-4, 6-4
4. Sydney Kaplan (Rutgers) def. Sasha Belaya (Illinois) 2-6, 6-1, 6-2
5. Emilee Duong (Illinois) def. Jaci Cochrane (Rutgers) 6-1, 6-3
6. Daniela Pedraza Novak (Illinois) def. Isabelle Da Silva (Rutgers) 6-0, 7-5

Records: Illinois (7-9, 2-2 B1G) | Rutgers (8-7, 0-5 B1G)

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