Cougar Tennis Breezes by Wyoming
March 17, 2006
HONOLULU, Hawaii -The Washington State women's tennis team finished its spring break road trip with a victory over Wyoming, 6-1. The Cougars are currently riding a winning streak of three games to improve its record to 8-7. The Cougars are ranked No. 71 by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association.
The Cougars went 3-0 on the week by the steady play of sophomore Ekaterinca Burduli. The Tel Aviv, Israel native defeated Karolina Rowinski, 7-5, 6-2. Burduli is currently ranked No. 84 and has an overall record of 17-10.
Junior Amy Toth continued her winning ways. Toth, who went 3-0 this past week, blew by Patricia Chien, 6-2, 6-2. Toth leads the team in winning percentage with .653. Toth paired up with Maria Ring to defeat Andrea House and Rowinski, 8-2. The duo leads the team in victories with nine.
The Cougars will take a short break and head back onto the courts in a four team tournament at Newport Beach, Calif. The teams competing are Loyola Marymount, Nebraska, and Ohio State. The Cougars will take on Nebraska, March 19 at 9 a.m.
WSU RESULTS vs. WYOMING (WSU, 6-1)
Singles1. Ekaterina Burduli (WSU) def. Karolina Rowinski (WY), 7-5, 6-22. Amy Toth (WSU) def. Patricia Chien (WY) 6-2, 6-23. Aleksandra Cekic (WSU) def. Jamie Nelson (WY), 6-3, 6-04. Andrea House (WY) def. Marjolein van de Ven (WSU), 3-6, 7-6 (8-6), 11-95. Aleksandra Stefanova (WSU) def. Amy Senko (WY), 6-2, 6-26. Maria Ring (WSU) def. Michelle Brown (WY), 6-0, 3-6, 6-0
Doubles1. Ring/Toth (WSU) def. House/Rowinski (WY), 8-22. Lazar/Senko (WY) def. Burduli/Bianca Selaru (WSU), 8-53. Cekic/Stefanova (WSU) def. Chien/Nelson (WY), 8-2