No. 11 Women's Tennis Shuts Out No. 24 Oregon, 7-0
March 30, 2007
Eugene, Ore. - The No. 11 UCLA women's tennis team remained undefeated in Pac-10 play Friday, shutting out No. 24 Oregon, 7-0 at the Student Tennis Center on Oregon's campus. The Bruins improve to 12-5 overall and 3-0 in the Pac-10. Oregon falls to 11-6 (0-4 Pac-10).
Sophomore Carmen Seremeta was the only Ducks to take her match to three sets. Playing at the No. 3 position, the Cupertino, Calif. native overcame a first set loss to take the second set, but was ultimately defeated by Ashley Joelson (6-4, 4-6, 11-9) in a super tiebreak, since the team match was not in doubt.
At the top position, senior Dominika Dieskova fell 7-5, 6-3 to No. 20 ranked Riza Zalameda. Ana Cecilia Olivos would fall at the No. 2 position to the 43rd ranked Yasmin Schnack, UCLA's freshman phenom.
In the bottom of the order all of the matches were decided in straight sets with the Bruins wining all the matches. Elizabeth Lumpkin defeated Monica Hoz de Vila 6-4, 6-0 at No. 4, Anna-Viktoria Lind got the 6-2, 6-1 win over Anna Powaska at No. 5 and Stephanie Wetmore rounded out the match with a 6-4, 6-3 defeat of Claudia Hirt at the sixth position.UCLA travels to Arizona next week.
|1.||Schnack/Zalameda (UCLA) def. Dieskova/Olivos (UO)|
|2.||Lumpkin/Wetmore (UCLA) def. Hirt/Seremeta (UO)|
|UCLA WinsDoubles Point|
|1.||Riza Zalameda (UCLA) def. Dominika Dieskova (UO)|
|2.||Yasmin Schnack (UCLA) def. Cecilia Olivos (UO)|
|3.||Ashley Joelson (UCLA) def. Carmen Seremeta (UO)|
|4.||Elizabeth Lumpkin (UCLA) def. Monica Hoz de Vila (UO)|
|5.||Anna-Viktoria Lind (UCLA) def. Anna Powaska (UO)|
|6.||Stephanie Wetmore (UCLA) def. Claudia Hirt (UO)|
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