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WCC Tennis Championships Day 1 Recap

April 17, 2009

The first day of the 2009 WCC Men's and Women's Tennis Championships saw all of the higher seeds advance to the championship bracket. Pepperdine, San Diego, and San Francisco advanced both their men's and women's teams to the championship brackets.


WOMEN'S CHAMPIONSHIP DAY 1 RESULTS

NO. 1 PEPPERDINE - 4
NO. 8 GONZAGA - 0

Doubles
1. Bhargava/Liles, PEP def. Kokurina/Zavere, GON - 8-1
2. Oates/Walters, PEP def. Mehndiratta/Farmer, GON - 8-5
3. Rice/Thomasma, PEP vs. Dodge/Edson-White, GON - DNF
(order of finish: 1, 2)

Singles
1. Bhargava, PEP vs. Kokurina, GON - DNF
2. Walters, PEP def. Mehndiratta, GON - 6-1, 6-3
3. Liles, PEP def. Zavere, GON - 6-1, 6-2
4. Oates, PEP def. Dodge, GON - 6-1, 6-1
5. Rice, PEP vs. Farmer, GON - DNF
6. Petrova, PEP vs. Edson-White, GON - DNF
(order of finish: 4, 3, 2)

NO. 2 SAN DIEGO - 4
NO. 7 PORTLAND - 0

Doubles
1. Teeling/Coupez, USD def. Sporndli/Pflibsen, POR - 8-2
2. Sujica/Kevey, USD def. Tanzer/Doolittle, POR - 8-0
3. Perl/Raygada, USD vs. Gullickson/Fuchs, POR - DNF

Singles
1. Coupez, USD def. Pflibsen, POR - 6-3, 6-1
2. Sujica, USD vs. Sporndli, POR - DNF
3. Kevey, USD def. Tanzer, POR - 6-1, 6-0
4. Teeling, USD vs. Fuchs, POR - DNF
5. Raygada, USD vs. Doolittle, POR - DNF
6. Demidova, USD def. Gullickson, POR - 6-3, 6-1
(order of finish: 3, 6, 1)

NO. 4 SAN FRANCISCO - 4
NO. 5 LOYOLA MARYMOUNT - 2

Doubles
1. Heinser/Gratian, USF def. Pringle/Nixon, LMU - 8-6
2. Heckel/Pironkova, LMU def. Wartenburger/McMahon, USF - 8-6
3. Razloznik/Morgan, LMU def. Oudomvilay/Martin, USF - 8-4
(order of finish: 3, 1, 2)

Singles
1. Heinser, USF def. Razloznik, LMU - 6-2, 6-2
2. Martin, USF def. Heckel, LMU - 1-6, 6-2, 6-4
3. Wartenburger, USF def. Pironkova, LMU - 6-1, 6-4
4. Pringle, LMU def. Mekpoh, USF - 2-6, 6-0, 6-3
5. Gratian, USF def. Morgan, LMU - 7-5, 7-5
6. McMahon, USF vs. Nixon, LMU - DNF
(order of finish: 1, 3, 5, 4, 2)

NO. 3 SAINT MARY'S - 4
NO. 6 SANTA CLARA - 0

Doubles
1. Poorta/Soper, SMC def. Galainena/Pane, SCU - 8-5
2. Strijbis/Chikhikvishvili, SMC def. Davoudi/Pham, SCU - 8-4
3. Young/Aloia, SMC vs. Wagner/Cox, SCU - DNF
(order of finish: 1, 2)

Singles
1. Poorta, SMC vs. Galainena, SCU - DNF
2. Chikhikvishvili, SMC vs. Wagner, SCU - DNF
3. Soper, SMC def. Pham, SCU - 6-0, 6-0
4. Gunnarsson, SMC vs. Davoudi, SCU - DNF
5. Strijbis, SMC def. Pane, SCU - 6-4, 6-3
6. Young, SMC def. Hull, SCU - 6-0, 3-0 (SCU retired)
(order of finish: 3, 6, 5)


MEN'S CHAMPIONSHIP DAY 1 RESULTS

NO. 1 PEPPERDINE - 4
NO. 8 SANTA CLARA - 0

Doubles
1. Altmann/Beidas, PEP vs. Wong/Wong, SCU - DNF
2. Clarke/Kamel, PEP def. Dandan/Hicks, SCU - 8-2
3. Moss/Turner, PEP def. Iwanski/Burke, SCU - 8-3
(order of finish: 1, 2)

Singles
1. Altmann, PEP def. Jay Wong, SCU - 6-3, 6-1
2. Llompart, PEP vs. Dandan, SCU - DNF
3. Kamel, PEP def. Kenzo Wong, SCU - 6-3, 6-1
4. Moreno, PEP vs. Hicks, SCU - DNF
5. Turner, PEP def. Burke, SCU - 6-2, 6-2
6. Moss, PEP def. Iwanski, SCU - 6-3, 6-1
(order of finish: 3, 1, 6, 5) *Side note, they finished out No. 5 singles, but No. 6 was the clinching match)

NO. 4 SAN FRANCISCO - 4
NO. 5 SAINT MARY'S - 3

Doubles
1. Olivan/Tirelli, SMC def. Cohen/Tu, USF - 9-7
2. Del Rosario/Ching, USF def. Hamdy/Christner, SMC - 8-6
3. Leon/Ellison, SMC def. Hart/Nachbauer, USF - 9-8 (7-5)
(order of finish: 2, 1, 3)

Singles
1. Tirelli, SMC def. Tu, USF - 2-6, 6-2, 6-4
2. Cohen, USF def. Christner, SMC - 6-4, 6-0
3. Olivan, SMC def. Nachbauer, USF - 7-5, 6-4
4. Hart, USF def. Leon, SMC - 6-2, 7-5
5. Hartwig, USF def. Zannoni, SMC - 6-7 (6), 7-6 (6), 6-1
6. Del Rosario, USF def. El Bouzkduri, SMC - 0-6, 7-6 (5), 6-4
(order of finish: 2, 4, 3, 1, 6, 5)

NO. 2 SAN DIEGO - 4
NO. 7 LOYOLA MARYMOUNT - 1

Doubles
1. Jackson/Schive, USD def. Maggi/Malet, LMU - 8-4
2. Wolmarans/Bubnic, USD vs. Bazula/Berhof, LMU - DNF
3. DeVilliers/Coetzee, USD def. Lopez/Van Der Ahe, LMU - 8-3
(order of finish: 3, 1)

Singles
1. Jackson, USD def. Lopez, LMU - 6-1, 6-4
2. Wolmarans, USD vs. Abgaryan, LMU - DNF
3. Coetzee, USD vs. Malet, LMU - DNF
4. Bubnic, USD def. Berhof, LMU - 6-2, 6-4
5. Maggi, LMU def. Wolff, USD - 7-5, 6-4
6. Schive, USD def. Bazula, LMU - 7-5, 6-4
(order of finish: 1, 4, 5, 6)

NO. 3 PORTLAND - 4
NO. 6 GONZAGA - 1

Doubles
1. Zivkovic/Schleining, POR vs. Feddersen/Feeney, GON - DNF
2. Kurdadze/Kincaid, POR def. Sullivan/Dojcak, GON - 8-4
3. Hernandez/Wales, POR def. Falkowski/Davis, GON - 8-5
(order of finish: 3, 2)

Singles
1. Kincaid, POR vs. Feddersen, GON - DNF
2. Zivkovic, POR def. Dojcak, GON - 6-3, 6-2
3. Kurdadze, POR vs. Feeney, GON - DNF
4. Hernandez, POR def. Davis, GON - 6-3, 6-2
5. Sullivan, GON def. Thorp, POR - 6-1, 6-4
6. Schleining, POR def. Falkowski, GON - 6-1, 6-1
(order of finish: 2, 6, 5, 4)