Jan. 14, 2007
Berkeley, CA -- Saint Mary's women's tennis competed in the second day of their `hidden dual' competition from the University of California on Saturday. The Gaels matched on with Cal Poly's doubles while playing against Fresno State in singles.
Saint Mary's swept Cal Poly in doubles with notable wins coming from Femke Stijbis and Nienke Strijbis. The two have won their second straight college doubles match in their first two attempts. All-Conference doubles team Aude Lambert and Jessica Hoath recorded thier first doubel win.
The Gaels had a bit tougher time in singles competition. Lambert and Hoath fell to the No. 4 and No. 49 players in the country, respectively. Nienke Strijbis and Feline Charlot were both victorious in singles play.
The Gaels will wrap up the third day of competition against Cal's doubles and Cal Poly's singles.
Matches played on Saturday, January 13.ITA Singles -- Round Robin 2CAL Suzi Babos d. CP Carol Erickson 6-2;6-7(5);6-3CAL Suzi Fodor d. CP Brittany Blalock 6-1;6-1CAL Nina Henkel d. CP Steffi Wong 6-4;6-0CAL Mar. Ravelojaona d. CP Maria Malec 6-1;6-1CAL Stephanie Kusano d. CP Diane Filip 6-1;7-5CAL Cristina Visico d. CP Devin Peek 6-0;6-2CAL Bojana Bobusic d. SM Caitlin Aloia 6-2;6-1FS Melanie Gloria d. SM Aude Lambert 6-1;6-2FS Renata Kucerkova d. SM Jessica Hoath 6-4;6-2FS AnastasPetukhova d. SM Femke Strijbis 6-3;6-3FS Danon Beatty d. SM Erin Young 6-2;3-6;6-0FS Bruna Paes d. SM Stef Ordoveza 6-3;4-6;6-1SM Nienke Strijbis d. FS Vanessa Heroux 6-2;6-2SM Feline Charlot d FS Amanda Griffin 3-6,6-1,7-6(1)
ITA Doubles -- Round Robin 2FS AnastasPetukhova - FS Renata Kucerkova d. CAL Suzi Babos - CAL Suzi Fodor 8-4CAL Nina Henkel - CAL Stephanie Kusano d. FS Melanie Gloria - FS Vanessa Heroux 9-7CAL Bojana Bobusic - CAL Mar. Ravelojaona d. FS Bruna Paes - FS Danon Beatty 8-2SM Aude Lambert - SM Jessica Hoath d. CP Carol Erickson - CP Steffi Wong 8-4SM Femke Strijbis - SM Nienke Strijbis d. CP Brittany Blalock - CP Diane Filip 8-1SM Erin Young - SM Stef Ordoveza d. CP Devin Peek - CP Maria Malec 8-6CAL Claire Ilcinkas - CAL Cristina Visico d. SM Caitlin Aloia - SM Feline Charlot 8-1