NOTRE DAME, Indiana — A sweep of doubles action highlighted day two of the Notre Dame Invitational on Saturday at the Eck Tennis Pavilion.
Cameron Corse and Bess Waldram secured a win 6-4 win over Ohio State’s Emma DeCoste and Andra Ballinger, while Zoe Spence and Brooke Broda were also 6-4 winners against DePaul’s Keisha Clousing and Marija Jovicic. Maeve Koscielski and Ally Bojczuk won a 7-5 decision over a tandem of Camila Vargas (DePaul) and Maddie Yergler (Minnesota).
Spence and Corse were straight-set victors for the Irish in singles action, while Broda, Koscielski and Taylor were also victorious. Corse defeated Tennessee’s Kylie Duckworth (6-1, 6-0) while Spence beat the Lady Vols’ Gabby Schuck (6-3, 6-4). Koscielski and Taylor won a three-set battles with Koscielski defeating Ohio State’s Ballinger (6-4, 4-6, 6-3) and Taylor winning over Minnesota’s Camila Vargas (6-3, 5-7, 6-1). Broda took the first set from DeCose (OSU), 6-2, before the Buckeye retired due injury.
Waldram and Bojczuk both dropped three-set heartbreakers to Lady Vols. Waldram fell to Tenika McGiffin (0-6, 6-4, 7-6 (8)), while Bojczuk was defeated by Johanna Silva (4-6, 6-2, 6-4).
Notre Dame Invitational
The Notre Dame Invitational, and with it Alison Silverio’s debut fall slate with the Irish, concludes on Sunday morning at the Eck Tennis Pavilion. Action is scheduled to begin at 8:30 a.m. ET and fans can follow live at und.com/tennisstream.