After knocking off UIC for the first time since the Flames joined the Horizon League, Detroit continued its winning ways Sunday against Valpo at the Courts of NWI. The Crusaders dropped the morning match 7-0 to the Titans.
1. Chloe Karoub (DET) def. Kristin Zakiewicz 6-1, 6-0
2. Julia Fernandes (DET) def. Kaitlyn Hamel 3-6, 6-0, 10-4
3. Irina Slizovskaya (DET) def. Michele Fredlake 6-1, 6-0
4. Valery Kulikovskaya (DET) def. Megan Barthels 6-1, 6-3
5. Raian Halabi (DET) def. Lauren Kammerer 6-2, 6-0
6. Elena Strakhova (DET) def. No player, by default
1. Strakhova/Kulikovskaya def. Zakiewicz/Fredlake 8-2
2. Sujashvili/Slizovskaya def. Hamel/Barthels 8-1
3. Halabi/Karoub def. Kammerer/Zdanovec, by default
Valparaiso will have the week to prepare for Youngstown State and Cleveland State. Both matches are next Saturday and Sunday, respectively, at 11:00 am CT.