Golden Suns shutout OBU

LAURA BEAN/THE ARKA TECH: Olga Leyshyna and Bohdana Sardak congratulate each other after a doubles win over OBU.
LAURA BEAN/THE ARKA TECH: Olga Leyshyna and Bohdana Sardak congratulate each other after a doubles win over OBU.
LAURA BEAN/THE ARKA TECH: Olga Leyshyna and Bohdana Sardak congratulate each other after a doubles win over OBU.

The Golden Suns tennis team swept Ouachita Baptist 9-0 on Saturday at Chartwells Women’s Sports Complex. With the 9-0 win, the Golden Suns maintain a 13-3, 1-1 Great American Conference Record (GAC) and rank third in conference play.

Bohdana Sardak and Olga Leyshyna claimed an 8-0 win in No. 1 doubles. The team of Camila Roca and Tamara Bell won 8-1 in No. 2 doubles, and the team of Laura Sanchez and Vandella Suico won 8-2 in No. 3 doubles.

Sardak won 6-2, 6-2 in No. 1 singles. Bell rallied for a 4-6, 6-2, 10-8 win in No. 2 singles. Leyshyna won 6-0, 6-2 in No. 3 singles. Sanchez won 6-3 in No. 4 singles before her opponent quit with an injury. Roca won 6-0, 6-3 in No. 5 singles. Suico won 6-1, 602 in No. 6 singles.

The Golden Suns will face Henderson State University at 3 p.m. on Thursday in Arkadelphia and host Southern Nazarene at 1 p.m. on Saturday.

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Laura Bean managed The Arka Tech during the 2014-2015 academic year. As of June 2015, she is the managing editor of a weekly in northern Arkansas.