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WCC Tennis Championships Final Day Recap

April 19, 2009

The Pepperdine men's and women's tennis teams continued their winning streaks at the 2009 WCC Tennis Championships. Both Wave teams had tough matchups today, but were able to pull out 4-1 and 4-2 victories, respectively. The men took on the San Diego Toreros, who pushed the top-seeded Waves to three sets in four of the six singles matches. The women played the Saint Mary's Gaels for the third straight time, battling it out in a four-hour-plus before claiming their seventh consecutive WCC title.


WOMEN'S CHAMPIONSHIP FINAL DAY RESULTS

NO. 1 PEPPERDINE - 4
NO. 3 SAINT MARY'S - 2

Doubles
1. Bhargava/Liles, PEP def. Poorta/Soper, SMC - 8-4
2. Oates/Walters def. Strijbis/Chikhikvishvili, SMC - 8-6
3. Young/Calvo, SMC def. Rice/Petrova, PEP - 8-1
(order of finish: 3, 1, 2)

Singles
1. Bhargava, PEP def. Poorta, SMC - 6-1, 3-6, 6-2
2. Walters, PEP vs. Chikhikvishvili, SMC - DNF
3. Liles, PEP def. Soper, SMC def. Pham, SCU - 6-4, 7-6 (7)
4. Oates, PEP def. Gunnarsson, SMC - 6-3, 6-2
5. Strijbis, SMC def. Rice, PEP - 6-2, 6-2
6. Young, SMC def. Voicu, PEP - 6-0, 6-0
(order of finish: 6, 5, 4, 3, 1)

NO. 6 SANTA CLARA - 4
NO. 8 GONZAGA - 1

Doubles
1. Galainena/Pane, SCU vs. Kokurina/Zavere, GON - DNF
2. Mehndiratta/Farmer, SCU def. Mehndiratta/Farmer, GON - 8-3
3. Wagner/Cox, SCU vs. Dodge/Edson-White, GON - 8-4
(order of finish: 2, 3)

Singles
1. Galainena, SCU vs. Kokurina, GON - DNF
2. Mehndiratta, GON def. Wagner, SCU - 6-2, 6-0
3. Pham, SCU def. Zauere, GON - 4-6, 7-6, 6-2
4. Davoudi, SCU vs. Dodge, GON - DNF
5. Pane, SCU def. Farmer, GON - 6-0, 6-2
6. Hoy, SCU def. Edson-White, GON - 6-4, 6-4
(order of finish: 5, 2, 6, 3)

NO. 2 SAN DIEGO - 4
NO. 4 SAN FRANCISCO - 0

Doubles
1. Teeling/Coupez, USD def. Heinser/Gratian, USF - 8-5
2. Sujica/Kevey, USD def. Wartenburger/McMahon, USF - 8-1
3. Perl/Raygada, USD vs. Oudomvilay/Martin, USF - DNF
(order of finish: 2, 1)

Singles
1. Coupez, USD vs, Heinser, USF - DNF
2. Sujica, USD vs. Martin, USF - DNF
3. Kevey, USD def. Wartenburger, USF - 6-0, 6-0
4. Teeling, USD vs. Mekpoh, USF - 6-3, 6-2
5. Raygada, USD vs. Gratian, USF - DNF
6. Demidova, USD def. McMahon, USF - 6-0, 6-2
(order of finish: 6, 4, 3)

NO. 5 LOYOLA MARYMOUNT - 4
NO. 7 PORTLAND - 2

Doubles
1. Sporndli/Plifbsen, POR def. Pringle/Nixon, LMU - 8-6
2. Heckel/Pironkova, LMU def. Tanzer/Doolittle, POR - 8-3
3. Gullickson/Fuchs, POR def. Razloznik/Morgan, LMU - 8-4
(order of finish: 2, 3, 1)

Singles
1. Razloznik, LMU vs. Pflibsen, POR - DNF
2. Heckel, LMU def. Sporndli, POR - 3-6, 6-2, 6-3
3. Pironkova, LMU def. Tanzer, POR - 6-0, 6-2
4. Pringle, LMU def. Fuchs, POR - 6-1, 6-1
5. Doolittle, POR def. Morgan, LMU - 6-2, 6-3
6. La Porte, LMU def. Gullickson, POR - 6-4, 7-6
(order of finish: 3, 4, 5, 2, 6)


MEN'S CHAMPIONSHIP FINAL DAY RESULTS

NO. 1 PEPPERDINE - 4
NO. 2 SAN DIEGO - 1

Doubles
1. Altmann/Beidas, PEP def. Jackson/Schive, USD - 8-4
2. Wolmarans/Bubnic, USD def. Clarke/Kamel, PEP - 8-5
3. Llompart/Turner, PEP def. DeVilliers/Coetzee, USD - 8-6
(order of finish: 1, 2, 3)

Singles
1. Jackson, USD def. Altmann, PEP - 6-2, 7-5
2. Beidas, PEP def. Wolmarans, USD - 7-5, 6-1
3. Llompart, PEP def. Coetzee, USD - 3-6, 6-2, 6-4
4. Kamel, PEP def. Bubnic, USD - 4-6, 7-6, 7-5
5. Moreno, PEP vs. Wolff, USD - DNF
6. Turner, PEP vs. Schive, USD - DNF(order of finish: 1,2, 3, 4)

NO. 7 GONZAGA - 4
NO. 8 SANTA CLARA - 1

Doubles
1. Fedderson/Feeney, GON def. Wong/Hirakawa-Wong, SCU - 8-5
2. Sullivan/Dojcak, GON def. Dandan/Hicks, SCU - 8-6
3. Falkowski/Davis, GON vs. Iwanski/Burke, SCU - DNF
(order of finish: 1, 2)

Singles
1. Fedderson, GON def. Wong, SCU - 7-6 (4), 6-3
2. Dojcak, GON vs. Dandan, SCU - DNF
3. Hirakawa-Wong, SCU def. Feeney, GON - 6-1, 6-2
4. Davis, GON vs. Hicks, SCU - DNF
5. Sullivan, GON def. Burke, SCU - 6-3, 6-3
6. Peach, GON def. Iwanski, SCU - 6-3, 6-2
(order of finish: 3, 5, 6, 1)

NO. 5 SAINT MARY'S - 4
NO. 7 LOYOLA MARYMOUNT - 2

Doubles
1. Maggi/Malet, LMU def. Olivan/Tirelli, SMC - 8-4
2. Hamdy/Christner, SMC def. Bazula/Andresian, LMU - 8-5
3. Lopez/VanDerAhe, LMU def. Leon/Ellison, SMC - 9-7
(order of finish: 2, 1, 3)

Singles
1. Tirelli, SMC def. Lopez, LMU - 6-4, 6-3
2. Christner, SMC def. Abgaryan, LMU - 6-2, 6-4
3. Olivan, SMC def. Malet, LMU - 6-4, 6-0
4. Berhof, LMU def. Leon, SMC - 6-4, 6-2
5. Zannoni, SMC def. Maggi, LMU - 6-2, 7-6 (2)
6. El Bouzkouri, SMC def. Bazula, LMU- 6-2, 7-6 (6)
(order of finish: 3, 4, 5, 1, 2, 6) (*Side note: Match was clinched at No. 2 singles for 4-2 win, but #6 singles finished match.)

NO. 3 PORTLAND - 2
NO. 4 SAN FRANCISCO - 4

Doubles
1. Zivkovic/Schleining, POR vs. Cohen/Tu, USF - DNF
2. Del Rosario/Ching, USF def. Kurdadze/Kincaid, POR - 8-2
3. Hart/Nachbauer, USF def. Hernandez/Wales, POR - 8-3
(order of finish: 2, 3)

Singles
1. Tu, USF def. Kincaid, POR - 6-4, 6-2
2. Zivkovic, POR def. Cohen, USF - 6-4, 6-3
3. Kurdadze, POR vs. Nachbauer, USF - DNF
4. Hart, USF def. Hernandez, POR - 6-4, 6-0
5. Hartwig, USF def. Thorp, POR - 6-2, 7-5
6. Schleining, POR def. Del Rosario, USF - 6-1, 6-3
(order of finish: 6, 4, 1, 2, 5)