Rubenstein Wins Singles And Doubles At Xavier

Rubenstein Wins Singles And Doubles At Xavier


CINCINNATI, Ohio - Sophomore Gabrielle Rubenstein won at No. 3 singles and at No. 1 doubles with Stephanie McLoughlin to lead the Butler women's tennis team in a 5-2 loss at Xavier.

Rubenstein was the only Bulldog player to win in both singles and doubles play. She won 6-4, 3-6, 6-1 over Xavier's Andrea Wolf. Playing No. 1 doubles with McLoughlin, the duo captured an 8-4 win over Katie Pleiman and Kally Alkire. 

Junior Brittany Farmer won in straight sets at No. 4 singles for BU's other win. She defeated XU's Kally Alkire 7-6, 6-2.

Xavier won at Nos. 2 and 3 doubles for the doubles point and took four singles matches all in straight sets. 

Butler's next match is at Evansville Friday, Feb. 24.