Cal Poly Defeats UC Riverside In Women's First Round
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Women's Tennis Championship Central
Cal Poly - UC Riverside WT Box Score
No. 8 Cal Poly notched a 4-0 first round victory over No. 9 UC Riverside to kick off the 2015 Big West Women’s Tennis Championship at Indian Wells Tennis Garden Thursday.
The Mustangs claimed the doubles point to take a 1-0 lead with wins at the No. 1 and No. 3 positions. Zoe Oedekerk and Molly Reed defeated Kassie Truong and Caroline Hall, 8-0, at No. 3 before Louise Oxnevad and Danè Joubert dispatched Karla Dulay and Tamilla Vaksman by an 8-1 score at No. 1.
In singles play, Cal Poly dropped only a combined five games at the No. 3, No. 4 and No. 5 draws to secure the win. Oedekerk was first off the court, defeating Vaksman, 6-1, 6-0, at No. 5. Reed captured a 6-1, 6-2 victory over Dulay at No. 3 and Hannah Stone clinched the match with a 6-1, 6-0 triumph at No. 4 over Hall.
The Mustangs improved to 5-15 on the year, and advance to Friday’s quarterfinals against top-seeded Long Beach State at 8:00 a.m. The Highlanders finished their season with a 4-18 record.
BIG WEST TENNIS CHAMPIONSHIPS
INDIAN WELLS TENNIS GARDEN
WOMEN’S FIRST ROUND
(8) CAL POLY 4, (9) UC RIVERSIDE 0
1. Oxnevad/Danè Joubert (CP) def. Dulay/Vaksman (UCR) - 8-1
2. Gibbens/Stone (CP) vs. Pham/Pattugalan (UCR) - DNF
3. Oedekerk/Reed (CP) def. Truong/Hall (UCR) - 8-0
Order of finish: 3, 1
1. Louise Oxnevad (CP) vs. Chloe Pham (UCR) - DNF
2. Emily Gibbens (CP) vs. Courtney Pattugalan (UCR) - DNF
3. Molly Reed (CP) def. Karla Dulay (UCR) - 6-1, 6-2
4. Hannah Stone (CP) def. Caroline Hall (UCR) - 6-1, 6-0
5. Zoe Oedekerk (CP) def. Tamilla Vaksman (UCR) - 6-1, 6-0
6. Sayaka Tsugai (CP) vs. Kassie Truong (UCR) - DNF
Order of finish: 5, 3, 4