Cougars Falter at Pac-10 Championships
April 28, 2006
OJAI, Calif. - The Washington State women's tennis team came up short of its goals at the Pacific-10 Championships. The Cougars sent five student-athletes along with two doubles tandem to Ojai, Calif., but were ousted after the second day.
Hopeful Ekaterina Burduli completed her play at the Pac-10 Championships as she was ousted in the singles back draw by No. 58 UCLA's Alex McGoodwin, 6-0, 6-1. Burduli finished her stellar season with 25 wins, which puts her third on the WSU's single season victory list.
The Pac-10 Championships will continue Saturday, April 29.
Pac-10 DoublesRound 1Roxanne Clarke/Kady Pooler (ASU) def. Amy Toth/Marjolein van de Ven (WSU), 8-3
Invitational Pac-10 DoublesRound 1Aleksandra Stefanova/Aleksandra Cekic (WSU) def. Jakowlew/Razloznik (ARIZ), defaultRound 2Claudia Hirt/Anna Powaska (ORE) def. Aleksandra Stefanova/Aleksandra Cekic (WSU), 8-3
Pac-10 Singles Back DrawKady Pooler (ASU) def. Aleksandra Cekic (WSU), 6-0, 6-2Juliette Mavroleon (ARIZ) def. Marjolein van de Ven (WSU), 7-6, 6-2Alex McGoodwin (UCLA) def. Ekaterina Burduli (WSU), 6-0, 6-1