Barnikow And Burdette Win Doubles Final Of ITA Northwest Regionals
Oct. 28, 2002
Stanford, Calif. - Stanford's team of junior Lauren Barnikow (Woodbridge, NJ) and sophomore Erin Burdette (Jackson, GA) captured the doubles title at the 2002 Omni Hotels ITA Northwest Regional this afternoon at the Taube Family Tennis Stadium. Sophomore Story Tweedie-Yates (Redmond, WA) also claimed the consolation singles draw for the Cardinal.
Barnikow and Burdette defeated Fresno State's Chloe Carlotti and Courtney Jantz 8-3 in the semifinals earlier this morning. The duo then battled Claire Carter and Darija Klaic of Washington in the finals, beating them 8-5 to capture the Northwest Regional.
Tweedie-Yates made a big comeback after dropping her first match of the main draw to win the consolation draw. The sophomore defeated Vida Senci of Idaho 6-3, 3-6, 6-3 in the semifinals and beat Santa Clara's Janelle Kaloi in the finals 6-4, 6-2.
Freshman Alice Barnes (Cambridge, UK) battled a three-set match to Cal's Raquel Kops-Jones in the main draw singles final, but fell 7-6(4), 3-6, 6-1.
Barnes and the doubles team of Barnikow and Burdette automatically advance to the 2002 Omni Hotels National Intercollegiate Indoor Championships, held November 7-10 at Brookhaven Country Club in Farmers Branch, Texas.
Omni Hotels ITA Northwest Regional ChampionshipsStanford UniversityTaube Family Tennis Stadium
Monday, Oct. 28 Singles Results (Finals)No. 5 Raquel Kops-Jones (Cal) def. No. 16 Alice Barnes (Stanford), 7-6(4), 3-6, 6-1
Monday, Oct. 28 Doubles Results (Semifinal Round)No. 1 Barnikow/Burdette (Stanford) def. No. 7 Carlotti/Jantz (Fresno State), 8-3No. 3 Carter/Klaic (Washington) def. No. 2 Fusano/Kops-Jones (Cal), 8-6
Monday, Oct. 28 Doubles Results (Finals)No. 1 Barnikow/Burdette (Stanford) def. No. 3 Carter/Klaic (Washington), 8-5
Monday, Oct. 28 Consolation Singles Results (Semifinal Round)Janelle Kaloi (Santa Clara) def. Pati Ruiz (Santa Clara), 4-6, 6-1, 6-2Story Tweedie-Yates (Stanford) def. Vida Senci (Idaho), 6-3, 3-6, 6-3
Monday, Oct. 28 Consolation Singles Results (Finals)Story Tweedie-Yates (Stanford) def. Janelle Kaloi (Santa Clara), 6-4, 6-2