Lafayette – The Louisiana Ragin’ Cajuns Women’s Tennis Team continued their hot play this month extending their win streak to four Tuesday by beating Northwestern State 6-1.

University of Louisiana, Ragin' Cajuns, Women's Tennis, 2009, Mia GordonThe Cajuns (5-7) were once again able to win the doubles point and take an early 1-0 lead.

Northwestern struck first in the doubles portion when Adna Curukovic and Daniela Posada disposed of Marina Ruiz de Gauna and Tara Vasovic 8-1.

UL was able to come back and win the next two doubles matches in order to take home the point.

Louisiana’s Milou Israel and Angela Dangond jumped out to 7-3 lead before closing out their match with an 8-5 victory.

In the number one doubles match UL again jumped out to an early lead 6-3. However, Northwestern State was able to close within 7-6 before Julie Mazinova and Mia Gordon (pictured right) decided enough was enough and won 8-6.

In the singles portion UL was able to get a win in the top five positions.

Reigning Sun Belt player of the week Mazinova won in straight sets 6-4, 6-3.

Ruiz de Gauna also won in straight sets 6-2, 6-4.

Louisiana got gutsy wins from Israel and Dangond who both got three set wins. Dangond came back after losing the first set 3-6 and took the final two sets 6-4, 6-3. Israel jumped out early with a 6-4 win in the first set before losing the second set 3-6. Israel won a thrilling third set by the score of 7-5.

The Cajuns travel to Starkville, Mississippi Thursday, to take on the Mississippi State Bulldogs at 11:00 a.m.