Top Ranked Stanford Sweeps WSU Tennis
Jan. 26, 2001
STANFORD, Calif. -- Top-ranked Stanford remained undefeated with a 7-0 Pacific-10 Conference win over Washington State, ranked 62nd, Friday afternoon.
The Cardinal opened the day sweeping three doubles matches including an upset of Washington State 49th-ranked duo Lorena Arias and Anna Dybicz. Sarah Pestieau and Keiko Tokuda knocked off the Cougars number three team 8-2.
Stanford won five of the six singles matches in straight sets. At number one singles, Laura Granville, ranked 20th nationally, defeated the Cougars Erica Perkins, ranked 51st nationally, 6-2, 6-3.
The only singles player to win a set for the Cougars was Moniek van de Ven at number six in a 6-1, 4-6, 6-0 loss to Emilia Anderson.
WSU plays at fifth-ranked California, Saturday at noon.
SINGLESNo. 1-#20 Laura Granville (S) d. #51 Erica Perkins, 6-2, 6-3.No. 2-#8 Lauren Kalvaria (S) d. Ana Maria Moura, 6-0, 6-1No. 3-#23 Gabriela Lastra (S) d. Zorana Roganovic, 6-1, 6-0No. 4-Lauren Barnikow (S) d. Stacy McKenna, 6-2, 6-0No. 5-#21 Keiko Tokuda (S) d. Lorena Arias, 6-1, 6-1No. 6-Emilia Anderson (S) d. Moniek van de Ven, 6-1, 4-6, 6-0
DOUBLESNo. 1-#13 Barnikow/Kalvaria (S) d. Tamara Filipovic/Perkins, 8-4No. 2-#30 Granville/Lastra (S) d. McKenna/Moura, 8-3No. 3-Pestieau/Tokuda (S) d. #49 Arias/Dybicz, 8-2