Women's Tennis Falls to No. 12 UCLA, 1-6
March 28, 2003
LOS ANGELES - The No. 46 Arizona women's tennis team remains winless in the Pac-10 following a second loss to UCLA this season, 1-6. The Wildcats fall to 5-8 on the season, 0-7 in the Pac-10.
The Bruins took two of three doubles matches to win the doubles point. In the No. 1 spot, sophomore Maja Mlakar and graduate student Emilie Scribot fell to Jackie Carleton and Feriel Esseghir, 8-6. In the second spot, junior Debbie Larocque and freshman Kristy Randono were defeated by Sarah Gregg and Susi Wild, 8-5. In the third position, sophomores Dianne Hollands and Kelly Perry teamed up to defeat Laura Gordon and Anya Loncaric, 8-5.
In singles play, No. 20 Scribot tallied the only Wildcat singles win of the match, defeating No. 23 Carleton in the top spot, 6-3, 7-5. In the second spot, No. 75 Mlakar fell to No. 58 Wild, 6-4, 6-3. No 54 Hollands was upset in the third spot by No. 79 Gregg, 6-4, 7-5. UCLA's Gordon defeated Larocque in the fourth spot, 6-4, 6-4. Perry fell to Loncaric in the fifth spot, 0-6, 6-2, 6-2. Randono was defeated in the sixth spot by Shilpa Joshi, 6-4, 6-0.
The Wildcat women's tennis team will search for its first conference win versus No. 4 Pac-10 powerhouse USC Saturday at noon.
1. #20 Emilie Scribot (UA) def. #23 Jackie Carleton (UCLA), 6-3, 7-5
2. #58 Susi Wild (UCLA) def. #75 Maja Mlakar (UA), 6-4, 6-3
3. #79 Sarah Gregg (UCLA) def. #54 Dianne Hollands (UA), 6-4, 7-5
4. Laura Gordon (UCLA) def. Debbie Larocque (UA), 6-4, 6-4
5. Anya Loncaric (UCLA) def. Kelly Perry (UA), 0-6, 6-2, 6-2
6. Shilpa Joshi (UCLA) def. Kristy Randono (UA), 6-4, 6-0
1. Carleton/Feriel Esseghir (UCLA) def. Mlakar/Scribot (UA), 8-6
2. Gregg/Wild (UCLA) def. Larocque/Randono (UA), 8-5
3. Hollands/Perry (UA) def. Gordon/Loncaric (UCLA), 8-5