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Valpo Wins Second Straight, Downs Western Illinois

Saturday, April 05, 2003

Valparaiso won its second straight Mid-Continent Conference match, defeating Western Illinois 4-1 on Saturday afternoon in Rochester, Mich.

Monika Danko (Northfield, Ill./New Trier H.S.) picked up a 6-2, 7-5 victory for the Brown and Gold at second singles, while Christina Scala (Glenview, Ill./Glenbrook South H.S.) won 6-2, 6-3 at the third spot. Jill Dierberg (St. Louis, Mo./Lutheran South H.S.) won 7-5, 6-2 at fourth singles, and Patricia Arakaki (Campo Grande, Brazil/LaPorte H.S., Ind.) cruised 6-1, 6-2 at the fifth spot.

The doubles matches were not played because the match had been decided.

Valpo (4-6, 2-1 Mid-Con will close out action at the Oakland Cluster on Sunday morning when the Brown and Gold face the host Golden Grizzlies in a 9 a.m. CDT match.
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M Soccer Lewis Brown Field
Aug 25, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
Football Valpo Macomb, Ill.
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Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
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M Soccer Valpo Raleigh, N.C.
Aug 29, 6:00 p.m. North Carolina State
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Aug 30, 2:00 p.m. Campbell
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Aug 30, 6:00 p.m. North Carolina Central
M Soccer Valpo Davidson, N.C.
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Sep 5, 5:00 p.m. Stephen F. Austin
W CC Crusader Open Sunset Hills Farm
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M CC Crusader Open Sunset Hills Farm
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