Women's Tennis strong in first day of Rolex Regional

Women's Tennis strong in first day of Rolex Regional

Palo Alto, Calif. -- University of Oregon women's tennis team won five of their six first round matches in the first day of play at the Rolex Regional four-day tournament held in Palo Alto, California.

Janice Nyland defeated both of her opponents in the first two rounds and went udefeated for the day..

'Janice had a great day,' coach Jack Griffin said of Nyland's first day of the tournament.

'Hopefully we can pull off some upsets tomorrow,' remarks Griffin.

First Round SinglesVickie Gunnarsson (Oregon) def. Ashley Campbell (Santa Clara), 6-0,6-0Janice Nyland (Oregon) def. Kate Romm (Cal Poly), 6-1, 6-1Courtney Nagle (Oregon) def. Lizzy Bennett (Stanford), 6-3, 6-2Davina Mendiburu (Oregon) def. Kodee Domingo (Nevada), 6-0, 6-1Ester Bak (Oregon), byeLucia Tallo (Fresno State) def. Adeline Arnaud (Oregon), 6-1, 6-3Monika Gieczys (#9 seed - Oregon), bye

Second Round SinglesJieun Jacobs (California) def. Vickie Gunnarsson (Oregon), 6-2, 6-2Janice Nyland (Oregon) def. Chantel Wiggins (Fresno State), 6-2, 6-3Darija Klaic (#9 seed - Washington) def. Courtney Nagle (Oregon), 6-2, 6-1Lauren Barnikow (#9 seed - Stanford) def. Davina Mendiburu (Oregon), 6-4, 6-2Stacy McKenna (#9 seed - Washington State) def. Ester Bak (Oregon), 6-1, 6-2Ilona Kordonskaya (Washington) def. Monika Gieczys (Oregon), 6-4, 6-0

Constellation RoundAdaline Arnaud (Oregon) def. Michelle Duncan (San Fransisco), 6-1, 6-3

First Round DoublesJanice Nyland/Davina Mendiburu (#6 seed - Oregon), byeMonika Gieczys/Courtney Nagle (Oregon) def. Rissa Drumm/Erica Nelson (Cal Poly), 8-2Jen Auzevedo/Angie Bagheri (Cal Poly) def. Adeline Arnaud/Vickie Gunnarsson (Oregon), 8-5

Second Round DoublesJanice Nyland/Davina Mendiburu (Oregon) def. Mariko Kawakami/Nicole McCord (Santa Clara), 8-4Claire Carter/Darija Klaic (Washington) def. Monkia Gieczys/Courtney Nagle (Oregon), 8-3

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