April 13, 1997

Notre Dame Downs Boston College

NOTRE DAME, Ind. — The University of Notre Dame women’s tennis team won its third match in a row with a 9-0 win over Boston College on Sunday. Notre Dame improves to 13-10 on the season and posted its second shutout win in a row while the Eagles fall to 5-5.

Jennifer Hall was a winner for the Irish at both No. 1 singles and doubles as she gained a 6-1, 6-2 win over Barbara Privrel in singles. She teammed with senior Tiffany Gates at No. 1 doubles for a 8-0 win over Privrel and Christina Malone. In addition to Hall, Gates, freshman Kelly Zalinski and junior Kelley Olson were winners in both singles and doubles for the Irish.

Notre Dame 9, Boston College 0

Jennifer Hall (N) def. Barbara Privrel, 6-1, 6-2
Marisa Velasco (N) def. Shannon Byrne, 6-2, 6-1
Tiffany Gates (N) def. Christina Malone, 6-3, 6-2
Kelly Zalinski (N) def. Kim Arbuckle, 6-0, 6-2
Kelley Olson (N) def. Carey Ann DeNefrio, 6-3, 6-2
Darcie Sweet (N) def. Judith Kinaswetiz, 6-3, 6-3

Gates and Hall (N) def. Privrel and Malone, 8-0
Scaringe and Zalinski (N) def. Bryne and Kinaswetiz, 8-3
Haskell and Olson (N) def. Arbuckle and Denefrio