Bruins Upset by No. 9 Pepperdine, 5-2
Feb. 10, 2001
Malibu, Calif. - In a rain-delayed match not completed until 8:45 p.m. on Saturday evening, No. 9 Pepperdine upset No. 6 UCLA, 5-2 at the Ralphs-Strauss Tennis Stadium at Pepperdine University. With the loss, UCLA falls to 3-1 on the season.
One bright spot on the afternoon for UCLA came at No. 1 doubles where the Bruin tandem of Lauren Fisher and Petya Marinova upset the nation's second-ranked doubles team of Paola Palencia/Ipek Senoglu, 8-4.
The Bruins return to action this week as they travel to the National Team Indoors in Madison, Wisc., Feb. 15-18.
Pepperdine (5) vs. UCLA (2)
Sara Walker (UCLA) d. Ipek Senoglu, 7-6, 6-1
Paola Palencia (P) d. Catherine Hawley, 6-2, 2-6, 7-6
Cintia Tortorella (P) d. Petya Marinova, 7-5, 6-4
Monika Horvath (P) d. Lauren Fisher, 7-5, 6-4
Mariko Fritz-Krockow (UCLA) d. Maren Mueller, 6-2, 7-6
Anh Nguyen (P) d. Jennifer Donahue, 6-0, 6-0
Fisher / Marinova (UCLA) d. Palencia / Senoglu, 8-4
Dorothee Kurz / Mueller (P) d. Hawley / Walker, 9-7
Horvath / Tortorella (P) d. Donahue / Fritz-Krockow, 9-7
UCLA: 3-1 / Ranked No. 6
Pepperdine: 2-1 / Ranked No. 9