Oregon Ducks Are No Match for Sun Devils as They Win 6-1

Feb. 16, 2002

EUGENE, Ore. -The University of Oregon women's tennis team played hard today , but were unable to defeat No. 7 Arizona State, who retain their unflawed record of three wins and no losses.

In singles, Arizona State took all the matches, but not without a fight from Ducks like Vickie Gunnarsson, who played hard but lost in the last set against ASU's junior Megan Yeats, the final score was 6-3, 4-6, 7-5.

In doubles, The Sun Devils were just barely unable to pull off sweeping all the points.

Oregon's No. 1 doubles team Davina Mendiburu and Courtney Nagle defeated ASU's Megan Yeats and Cindy Sureephong, 8-2.

ASU fought back with Lauren Colalillo and Mhairi Brown defeating Adeline Arnard and Vickie Gunnarsson 8-2.

However, the Oregon doubles team that pulled out the win was Ester Bak and Janice Nyland, who defeated ASU's Adria Engel and Dora Krstulovic 8-6.

Up next the Sun Devils take on UCLA , on the road on Feb. 22 at 1:30 pm.

Singles

No. 1 - Adria Engel (ASU) def. Davina Mendiburu (UO), 6-3, 6-2.

No. 2 - Dora Krstulovic (ASU) def. Janice Nyland (UO), 6-3, 6-3

No. 3 - Megan Yeats (ASU) def. Vickie Gunnarsson (UO), 6-3, 4-6, 7-5

No. 4 - Mhairi Brown (ASU) def. Courtney Nagle (UO), 4-6, 6-4, 4-1 (retired)

No. 5 - Cindy Sureephong (ASU) def. Adeline Arnard (UO), 6-2, 7-5

No. 6 - Lauren Colalillo (ASU) def. Ester Bak (UO), 6-4, 6-4

Doubles

No. 1 -Mendiburu/Nagle (UO) def. Yeats/Sureephong (ASU), 8-2

No. 2 - Bak/Nyland (UO) def. Engel/Krstulovic (ASU), 8-6

No. 3 - Brown/Colalillo (ASU) def. Arnard/Gunnarsson (UO), 8-2

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