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Dons Drop Duals To Utah And Oregon

Jan. 29, 2008

EUGENE, ORE. - Jenni Heinser remained perfect in the new year but San Francisco women's tennis finished it's spring season opening road trip with losses to Utah and Oregon Sunday and Monday.

USF lost the dual to the Utes by a score of 5-2 and then the Ducks nicked the Dons 4-3. In both instances, Heinser led off the contest with three set victories, topping Utah's Elizabeth Ferris, 3-6, 6-4, 6-3; and Oregon's Celine Rolly 1-6, 6-1, 7-6.

Jenny Sperry took a two set match-up versus Utah's Leigh Walsh to score the Dons' second point versus the Utes. Sperry defeated Walsh by a score of 7-5 (6-0), 7-6.

The final two points against the Ducks were scored in singles' wins by Mylene Martin and Mekpoh. Martin topped Oregon's Carmen Seremeta 6-4, 6-3; and Mekpoh edged Mimi Songsermsawas 6-4, 6-0.

USF next competes at Cal on Sunday, Februrary 3 at 10 p.m. PT.

UTAH 5, SAN FRANCISCO 2

Singles:

1. Jenni Heinser (SF) def. Elizabeth Ferris (Utah); 3-6, 6-4, 6-3

2. Evgenia Kryuchkova (Utah) def. Emma Taylor (SF); 6-1, 6-3

3. Erin Monson (Utah) def. Mylene Martin (SF); 3-6, 7-5, 6-2

4. Jenny Sperry (SF) def. Leigh Walsh (Utah); 7-5(6-0), 7-6

5. Karine Bourdages (Utah) def. Sarah Oudomvilay (SF); 6-3, 6-2

6. Andrea Maughan (Utah) def. Jesscia Kapoor (SF); 6-2, 7-6

Doubles:

1. Ferris/Kwok (Utah) def. Taylor/Heinser (SF); 8-5

2. Walsh/Kryuchkova (Utah) def. Martin/Sperry (SF); 8-3

3. Maughan/Monson (Utah) def. Oudomvilay/Kapoor (SF); 8-0

OREGON 4, SAN FRANCISCO 3

Singles:

1. Jenni Heinser (SF) def. Celine Rolly (Ore); 1-6, 6-1, 7-6

2. Mylene Martin (SF) def. Carmen Seremeta (Ore); 6-4, 6-3

3. Anna Powaska (Ore) def. Emma Taylor (SF); 6-1, 6-1

4. Stephanie McFarlane (Ore) def. Jenny Sperry (SF); 7-5, 6-3

5. Siobhan Cavan (Ore) def. Sarah Oudomvilay (SF); 6-3, 6-4

6. Mekpoh (SF) def. Mimi Songsermsawas (Ore); 6-4, 6-0

Doubles:

1. Rolly/McFarlane (Ore) def. Heinser/Taylor (SF); 8-2

2. Powaska/Cavan (Ore) def. Martin/Sperry (SF); 8-5

3. Seremeta/Songsermsawas (Ore) def. Oudomvilay/Mekpoh (SF); 8-6