Temple Tops Villanova, 7-0
March 23, 2014
VILLANOVA, Pa. - The Villanova women's tennis team (3-7) fell in its second home match of the season as city rival Temple (5-9) topped the Wildcats, 7-0, Sunday afternoon at the Villanova Tennis Complex.
For the first time this year, Villanova was shutout against its opponent, which dropped its record to 3-7.
The Owls scored an early lead after winning a pair of doubles matches at the No. 1 and No. 3 slots.
Temple clinched its fifth victory when Jordan Batey defeated Linley Busby (Charlotte, N.C.), 6-1, 7-5, at the No. 3 position.
The Wildcats will return to the courts when it hosts Bucknell (2-4) Tuesday at 1:30 p.m. at the Villanova Tennis Complex.
Below is a look at the complete results of Sunday's dual match:
Temple 7, Villanova 0 - Mar. 23 - Villanova Tennis Complex - Villanova, Pa.
Doubles (Temple clinched doubles point):