Women's Tennis Shocks No. 25 Oregon With a 7-0 Sweep.

Feb. 26, 2005

Tempe, AZ - The Arizona State Women's Tennis Team opened their Pac-10 season on Saturday afternoon with their second sweep of an opponent within a week as they took on the No. 25 Oregon Ducks.

The Devils started off strong, taking the doubles point led by an 8-4 win from the Devil duo of Kady Pooler and Lauren Colalillo over the 15th-ranked team of Daria Panova and Dominika Dieskova. The two remaining Devil teams of Sabrina Capannolo and Jessica Leitch and Joslynn Burkett and Wendy Pilecka came in right behind them with 8-2 and 8-3 wins, respectively.

Singles play was a similar story for the Devils as they played excellent, leaving the Ducks unable to take a match from them.

Sophomore, Wendy Pilecka stepped up for the Devils with a 6-1, 6-4 win over UO's Anna Leksinska while her fellow Devil, senior Joslynn Burkett defeated 86th-ranked Dominika Dieskova, 7-5, 6-0.

Sparked by their teammates' performances, the rest of the Sun Devil squad stepped up to take the match 7-0.

The Sun Devils improve to 3-1 on the season and 1-0 in Pac-10 play after Saturday's match while the Ducks fall to 9-2 on the season and 1-1 in Pac-10 play.

The Devils will return to action on Friday, March 4th versus yet another Pac-10 foe; 17th-ranked California.

The match is set to take place at Tempe's Whiteman Tennis Center and will kick off at 1:30 p.m.

Results for Arizona State vs. No. 25 University of Oregon


1.) Sabrina Capannolo (ASU) def. Daria Panova (UO) - 7-5, 7-5

2.) Joslynn Burkett (ASU) def. (#86) Dominika Dieskova (UO) - 7-5, 6-0

3.) Jessica Leitch (ASU) def. Davina Mendiburu (UO) - 6-3, 3-6(10-7)

4.) Kady Pooler (ASU) def. Jamie Marshall (UO) - 6-2, 6-4

5.) Wendy Pilecka (ASU) def. Anna Leksinska (UO) - 6-1, 6-4

6.) Lauren Colallilo (ASU) def. Ester Bak (UO) - 7-6(3), 6-0


1.) Colallilo/Pooler (ASU) def. (#15) Dieskova/Panova (UO) - 8-4

2.) Capannolo/Leitch (ASU) def. Leksinska/Marshall (UO) - 8-2

3.) Burkett/Pilecka (ASU) def. Bak/Mendiburu (UO) - 8-3

Final Score: ASU 7, UO 0

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