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USD WOMEN'S TENNIS EDGES PAST YALE, 4-3

March 17, 2007

(San Diego, CA) - The USD women's tennis team if finally starting to get healthy, and with it came a solid 4-3 win over No. 71 Yale today at the USD West Tennis Courts. The Toreros return to the courts Sunday morning where they will take on Princeton in a 10 am match. After losing the doubles point to the Bulldogs, USD came back to win four of six singles matches. USD winners included Samantha Mouly at No. 2, Helene Lindstrand at No. 3, Alex Demidova at No. 5 and Justin Perl at No. 6. All four Torero players earned straight set wins.

Doubles

1. Alford/Nix (Y) df. Taylor/Vogt; 8-2
2. Rhee/Lederhandler (Y) df. Lindstrand/Wiesener; 8-4
3. Dashiell/Kim (Y) df. Demidova/Perl; 8-4

Yale wins doubles point

Singles

1. Janet Kim (Y) df. Monica Wiesener; 6-2, 6-2
2. Samantha Mouly (USD) df. Sarah Lederhandler; 7-5, 6-4
3. Helene Lindstrand (USD) df. Christine Alford; 6-2, 6-3
4. Jessica Rhee (Y) df. Zoe Taylor; 6-0, 6-4
5. Alex Demidova (USD) df. Olivia Nix; 6-2, 6-2
6. Justine Perl (USD) df. Lilian Nguyen; 7-5, 6-0

Records: USD (3-12)