Belles reign victorious over Texas Wesleyan and Dallas Baptist

Tennis team starts season with two wins on ASU courts

By Rosanna Aguilera
On February 15, 2019

Photo by Axel Marcenaro: Valentina Gonzalez, sophomore, returns the ball with force. Gonzalez’s scores in the singles matches were 6-4 and 6-2.

The ASU women’s tennis team opened its season with two wins on their home court.
On Feb. 2, the Belles defeated Texas Wesleyan University 7-0.
The number one doubles team of sophomore Valentina Gonzalez and freshman Ena Ovcina won their match 6-0.
Gonzalez is originally from Medellin, Columbia, and Ovcina is from Sweden. 
The number two team of freshman Virginie Becht and sophomore Zoe Gubbels won 6-1 against their opponents from Wesleyan.
Becht is from Florida and Gubbels is from the Netherlands.
The number three team of sophomore Maria Delgadillo and freshman Lucie Maitrot won 6-3.
Delgadillo is from Mexico and Maitrot is from St. Pierre Des Corps, France.
The Belles dominated in singles, as well.
Gonzalez won 6-1, 6-1 and Ovcina won 6-1 and 6-4.
Delgadillo and Gubbels both shut out their opponents 6-0.
Sophomore Yasmine Ansari won 6-0, 6-1, and Maitrot won 6-3, 6-0.
Ansari is from Casablanca, Morocco.
On Friday Feb. 8, the Belles defeated the Dallas Baptist University Patriots 4-0.
The doubles team of Gonzalez and Ovcina won 6-4. Becht and Gubbels won 6-0 and Delgadillo and Maitrot won 6-4.
The Belles won three singles matches, ending the match.
Gonzales won 6-4, 6-2 while Delgadillo won 6-2, 6-1. 
Becht won the final match 6-3, 6-1.
The team will return to ASU tennis courts on March 1 at 2 p.m. and March 2 at 11 a.m. to face the University of Central Oklahoma.
The women will play five games on the ASU Tennis Courts this season. 


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