Husky Women Head to Pac-10 Tennis Championships

April 25, 2007

THIS WEEK: The No. 65 Huskies (5-16 overall, 2-6 Pac-10) head to Ojai, Calif., for the Pac-10 Individual Championships. The tournament will run Thursday, April 26 through Sunday, April 29 to decide the league's singles and doubles champions. The 32-player women's singles draw consists of three Husky hopefuls, and the 16-team doubles draw consists of one UW doubles team. The women will compete at Ojai Valley Athletic Club in Ojai the first two rounds and at Libbey Park for the semifinal and finals. The Huskies will also send three singles competitors for the Pac-10 Invitational Singles tournament.

PAC-10 DRAWS: The three Huskies playing in the main Pac-10 Championship Singles draw are Aleksandra Malovic, Joyce Ardies and Mathilde Cor. The doubles team of Ardies and Cor will represent the Huskies in the doubles draw. The three Huskies participating in the Pac-10 Women's Singles Invitational are Tara Simpson, Allison Rainey and Melinda Wong. Simpson and Wong will form one team in the Women's Invitational Doubles bracket, while Malovic and Rainey will form the other doubles team.

HUSKY MATCHUPS
Women's Singles Championships (First Round, Round of 32)
Aleksandra Malovic (UW) vs. Sabrina Capannolo (ASU), Thurs., 8:00 a.m.
Mathilde Cor (UW) vs. Nadia Abdala (ASU), Thurs., 9:30 a.m.
Joyce Ardies (UW) vs. Susie Babos (CAL), Thurs., 11:00 a.m.
*Round of 16 matches will be played Thursday afternoon.

Women's Doubles Championships (First Round, Round of 16)
Ardies/Cor (UW) vs. Burdette/Yelsy (STAN), Thurs., 9:00 a.m.
*Quarterfinals will be played Friday afternoon

Women's Invitational Singles Championships (First Round, Round of 32)
Tara Simpson (UW) vs. Alex McGoodwin (UCLA), Thurs., 8:00 a.m.
Melinda Wong (UW) vs. Anna Victoria Lind (UCLA), Thurs., 9:30 a.m.
Allison Rainey (UW) vs. Bojana Bobusic (CAL), Thurs., 11:00 a.m.
*Round of 16 matches will be played Thursday afternoon.

Women's Invitational Doubles Championships (First Round, Round of 16)
Malovic/Rainey (UW) vs. Bobusic/Ilcinkas (CAL), Thurs., 10:15 a.m.
Wong/Simpson (UW), BYE; will play at 2:30 p.m. Friday
*Quarterfinals will be played Friday afternoon

For a complete list of the draws, visit: http://tennislink.usta.com/Tournaments/Draws/EventDraw.aspx?T=43874

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