BOSTON, MA – Regionally-ranked Boston University won all three doubles match en route to a 5-2 victory over Rutgers (1-1, 1-0 BIG EAST) on Sunday in Boston, MA.
Rutgers was able to pick up victories at first and second singles as freshman Katrina Elder-Bush (Boston, MA) defeated Laura Ahmes, 2-6, 6-3, 1-2 (retired) and Jill Markowitz (Forest Hills, NY) topped Erin Katims when Katims retired in the first set.
In doubles action, Elder-Bush and fellow freshman Anela Dujsic (Mississauga, Ontario) lost a close 8-4 decision to Katims and Ahmes.
Rutgers returns to action on Friday, Feb. 11, when it travels to Bethlehem, PA, to face Leigh at 3:00 p.m.
Boston University 5, Rutgers 2
Katrina Elder-Bush (RU) def. Lauren Ahmes (BU) 2-6, 6-3, 1-2 (retired)
Jill Markowitz (RU) def. Erin Katims (BU) 2-0 (retired)
Gina Sabatino (BU) def. Lauren Edelschein (RU) 6-2, 6-2
Aimee Charest (BU) def. Anela Dujsic (RU) 6-4, 6-0
Monica Shepherd (BU) def. Alina Balasa (RU) 5-7, 6-4 (10-8)
Katarina Draganova (BU) def. Helen Magomedova 6-0, 6-2
Katims/Adams (BU) def. Elder-Bush/Dujsic (RU) 8-4
Shepherd/Sabatino (BU) def. Markowitz/Balasa (RU) 8-2
Charest/Draganova (BU) def. Edelschein/Magomedova 8-0