Perkins, Arias Lead WSU At Pac-10 Indoor Tennis

Jan. 12, 2001

SEATTLE, Wash. -- - Washington State's Erica Perkins and Lorena Arias picked up victories in the opening day's action at the Ninth Annual Pacific-10 Conference Women's Tennis Championships at the Lloyd Nordstrom Tennis Center on the University Washington campus.

Perkins, competing in flight one, defeated UCLA's Zana Zlebnik 6-4, 7-6, while Arias was a 6-3, 3-6, 6-4 winner over Lauren Fisher of UCLA in flight two. With the win, Perkins improved to 12-6 this season, while Arias notched her fifth win in seven matches.

Three other Cougars lost in their opening round action, Ana Maria Moura in the first flight, Anna Dybicz in flight two and Tamara Filipovic in flight three.

Action at the Pac-10 indoor meet will continue through Sunday.

Women's Pacific-10 Indoor Tennis Championship
January 12, 2001

Flight I Singles, First Round
Laura Granville, Stanford, def. Lindsay Blau Arizona, 6-0, 6-0
Jeanette Mattsson, Oregon, def. Anita Loyola, USC, 2-6, 6-3, 6-4
Kristina Kraszewski, Washington, def. Raquel Kops-Jones, California, 4-6, 7-5, 6-2
Sara Walker, UCLA, def. Ana Maria Moura, Washington State, 6-0, 6-2
Adria Engel, Arizona State, def. Michelle Gough, Arizona, 6-2, 6-1
Keiko Tokuda, Stanford, def. Darija Klaic, Washington, 7-5, 6-0
Erica Perkins, Washington State, def. Zana Zlebnik, UCLA, 6-4, 7-6 (4)
Jewel Peterson, USC, def. Monika Gieczys, Oregon, 6-3, 6-3

Flight II Singles, First Round
Maureen Diaz, USC, def. Sophie Regnier, Arizona, 2-6, 6-3, 7-5
Claire Carter, Washington, def. Anna Dybicz, Washington State, 6-2, 6-2
Catherine Hawley, UCLA, def. Celena McCoury, Arizona State, 6-1, 6-1
Jieun Jacobs, California, def. Zorana Rogonovic, Washington State, 6-2, 6-1
Lorena Arias, Washington State, def. Lauren Fisher, UCLA, 6-3, 3-6, 6-4
Christina Fusano, California, def. Ilona Kordonskaya, Washington, 3-6, 6-1, 6-3
Janice Nyland, Oregon, def. Tiffany Brymer, USC, 3-6, 7-5, 6-2
Debbie Larocque, Arizona, def. Lauren Barnikow, Stanford, 7-6(4), 3-6, 6-1

Flight III Singles, First Round
Amelia Anderson, Stanford, def. Erin Hoe, Washington, 6-4, 6-7, 6-4
Jennifer Baker, Arizona State, def. Nicole Havlicek, California, 2-6, 6-1, 6-4
Bernadette Bayani, USC, def. Adeline Arnaud, Oregon, 6-4, 6-1
Mariko Fritz-Krockow, UCLA, def. Brooke Taylor, Arizona, 6-4, 7-6(2)
Melissa Esmero, USC, def. Andrea Coulter, Washington, 6-3, 3-6, 6-4
Sarah Pestieau, Stanford, def. Vickie Gunnarsson, Oregon, 6-1, 6-4
Petya Marinova, UCLA, def. Tamara Filipovic, Washington State, 7-5, 6-2

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