Medina won in singles on Saturday at VCU.
Liberty women's tennis dropped a road match to the VCU Rams by a 5-2 score on Saturday afternoon at the Thalhimer Tennis Center.
The Lady Flames captured the doubles point for the fourth time this season, but it was not enough. The Rams are now 5-2 on the season following the win. Liberty (2-4) has dropped three straight matches.
VCU 5, Liberty 2
Singles Competition 1. #56 Paola Diaz-Delgado (VCU) def. Lara Soares (LIBERTYW) 6-3, 7-6 (8-6) 2. Maria Medina (LIBERTYW) def. Anna Rasmussen (VCU) 5-7, 6-1, 6-3 3. Marina Bakkari (VCU) def. Ashley Bongart (LIBERTYW) 6-2, 6-1 4. Kanako Yano (VCU) def. Grace Hashiguchi (LIBERTYW) 6-1, 6-1 5. Melissa Ifidzhen (VCU) def. Alexandra Almborg (LIBERTYW) 6-3, 7-5 6. Noumea Witmus (VCU) def. Anna Dollar (LIBERTYW) 6-2, 6-4
Doubles Competition 1. Lara Soares/Maria Medina (LIBERTYW) def. Anna Rasmussen/Melissa Ifidzhen (VCU) 6-4 2. Paola Diaz-Delgado/Kanako Yano (VCU) def. Grace Hashiguchi/Nasha Ghajar (LIBERTYW) 6-3 3. Ashley Bongart/Anna Dollar (LIBERTYW) def. Marina Bakkari/Noumea Witmus (VCU) 6-4
Liberty 2-4 VCU 5-2 Order of finish: Doubles (1,2,3); Singles (3,4,5,1,2,6) T-3:25
Thoughts From Head Coach Jeff Maren "Hats off to VCU for playing well. It wasn't out day today, but we are looking forward to working on our games this week in preparation for Arizona."
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