Cougars Fall To No. 5 Cal.
Jan. 27, 2001
BERKELEY, Calif.- The Cougars suffered their second straight loss Saturday, as they fell 2-5 to No. 5 California at the Hellman Tennis Courts in Berkeley, Calif.
The Bears started the day with a clean sweep in doubles action, making the score 3-0 in favor of Cal. going into singles action.
The Cougars were able to capture two wins in the singles competition. WSU's No. 51st-ranked Erica Perkins bounced back from a tough loss to Stanford's No. 20 Laura Granville Friday, to upset Cal.'s No. 38th-ranked Raquel Kops-Jones 7-6, 2-6, 6-4 at the No. 1 position. Freshman Stacy McKenna also snagged a win for the Cougars as she downed Cal.'s Catherine Lynch 3-6, 6-2, 6-3 at the No. 4 position.
The Cougars will face No. 39 Fresno State, Sunday in San Francisco, Calif. at noon.
No. 1- #51 Erica Perkins d. #38 Raquel Kops-Jones 7-6, 2-6, 6-4
No. 2- Christina Fusano d. Ana Moura 3-6, 6-4, 6-1
No. 3- Jieun Jacobs d. Zorana Rogonovic 7-5, 6-3
No. 4- Stacy McKenna d. Catherine Lynch 3-6, 6-2, 6-3
No. 5- Nicole Havlicek d. Lorena Arias 6-3, 6-3
No. 6- Sekita Grant d. #84T Anna Dybicz 6-3, 6-4
No. 1- # 17T Jieun Jacobs/Nicole Havlicek d. Erica Perkins/Tamara Filopovic, 8-2
No. 2- Catherine Lynch/Christina Fusano d. Anna Moura/Stacy McKenna, 8-5