Huskies Complete Successful First Day At ITA Regionals
Oct. 24, 2003
STANFORD, Calif. - Four singles players picked up first and second round wins to advance to the third round as Washington women's tennis completed a successful first day at the ITA Northwest Regional Championships hosted by Stanford, Friday.
Fifth-seeded Dea Sumantri, sixth-seeded Claire Carter, Saskia Nauenberg and Dinka Hadzic all advanced in the singles bracket. The Huskies had four doubles teams competing today, as well as four players competing in the singles consolation draw, but results from those matches were not available.
Sumantri and Carter had first round byes in the singles draw, before picking up second round wins. Carter defeated Marta Gronowicz, 6-3, 6-3, while Sumantri downed Catherine Cochrane, 7-5, 7-1. Nauenberg defeated Anna Skogerboe in the first round, 6-3, 6-2, and advanced past her second-round match after Nicole Havlicek withdrew due to illness. Hadzic also went 2-0 today, defeating Casey Knutson, 6-0, 6-2 and Ann Rosluna, 3-6, 6-3, 6-2.
Erin Hoe defeated Janalle Kaloi in the first round, 6-3, 6-1, but fell in the second round to Dominika Dieskova, 6-0, 6-0.
The ITA Regionals continue through Mon., Oct. 27, with the singles finalists and the doubles champion advancing to the ITA National Indoor Championships at the University of Michigan, Nov. 6-9.
2003 ITA Women's Northwest Regional Championships
Stanford University o Stanford, Calif.
Singles First Round
Camille Parnat def. Stephanie Svanfeldt (UW), 7-6, 7-5
Jenny Siegel def. Megan Flynn (UW), 6-1, 6-1
Saskia Nauenberg (UW) def. Anna Skogerboe, 6-3, 6-2
(7) Claire Carter (UW) bye
Erin Hoe (UW) def. Janalle Kaloi, 6-3, 6-1
Dinka Hadzic (UW) def. Casey Knutson, 6-0, 6-2
(6) Dea Sumantri (UW) bye
Kelly Leathers def. Monika Kolbovic (UW), 6-4, 7-5
Erica Barnes def. Cheryl Naruse (UW), 3-6, 6-4, 6-2
Singles Second Round
Saskia Nauenberg (UW) def. Nicole Havlicek, withdrew-illness
(6) Claire Carter (UW) def. Marta Gronowicz, 6-3, 6-3
Dominika Dieskova def. Erin Hoe (UW), 6-0, 6-0
Dinka Hadzic (UW) def. Ann Rosluna, 3-6, 6-3, 6-2
(5) Dea Sumantri (UW) def. Catherine Cochrane, 7-5, 7-1