Women's Tennis Beats San Diego State, 7-0
March 2, 2002
STANFORD, Calif. - Stanford University improved to 10-1 on the season with a 7-0 non-conference home win over San Diego State University (5-4) on Saturday afternoon at the Taube Tennis Center.
The third-ranked Cardinal thoroughly dominated the 44th-ranked Aztecs, losing just eight games in doubles competition and capturing all six singles matches in straight sets.
The Cardinal was also impressive in singles play, particularly in the middle of the lineup, where it lost a combined total of only seven games in the Nos. 3-5 slots.
Sophomore Lauren Barnikow (Woodbridge, NJ/Woodbridge HS) won 6-0, 6-2 at No. 3, senior Keiko Tokuda (Clifton, NJ/Clifton HS) prevailed 6-3, 6-0 at No. 4 and sophomore Emilia Anderson (Cincinnati, OH/Anderson HS) rolled to a 6-0, 6-2 win at No. 5.
The Cardinal returns to action on Friday, March 8 when it visits No. 8 Arizona State (4-1) at 1:30 p.m. (PT). The Aztecs return home to host No. 23 Georgia Tech (7-2) on Monday at 2:00 p.m.
#3 Stanford 7, #44 San Diego State 0
Doubles (Stanford wins point)
No. 1 - #2 Lauren Kalvaria/Gabriela Lastra (STAN) d. #52 Lindsey Hedberg/Silvia Tornier, 8-0
No. 2 - #8 Lauren Barnikow/Erin Burdette (STAN) d. Katja Korrento/Katalina Romero, 8-3
No. 3 - Lizzy Bennett/Kara Guzman (STAN) d. Julie Anna Chidley/Indra Erichsen, 8-5
No. 1 - #11 Lauren Kalvaria (STAN) d. #72 Silvia Tornier, 6-3, 7-5
No. 2 - #15 Erin Burdette (STAN) d. Lindsey Hedberg, 6-1, 7-5
No. 3 - #9 Lauren Barnikow (STAN) d. Katja Korrento, 6-0, 6-2
No. 4 - #103 Keiko Tokuda (STAN) d. Indra Erichsen, 6-3, 6-0
No. 5 - Emilia Anderson (STAN) d. Katalina Romero, 6-0, 6-2
No. 6 - Story Tweedie-Yates (STAN) d. Julie Anna Chidley, 7-5, 6-1
Records - San Diego State 5-4, Stanford 10-1.
Player and team rankings are courtesy of the Intercollegiate Tennis Association.