Women's Tennis Duo Advances to Semis at Ojai
April 27, 2002
TUCSON, Ariz. - The No. 18 Arizona women's tennis squad continued action today at the Pac-10 Championships in Ojai, Calif.
The Wildcat duo defeated Oregon's duo of Janice Nyland and Ester Bak in the first round, 8-3. Washington's duo of Colleen Gray and Dea Sumantri were the next victims as Larocque and Mlakar topped them, 8-5. In the semifinal match on Saturday, UCLA's Lauren Fisher and Megan Bradley tripped up the Arizona duo, 9-8.
In singles play, UA freshman Dianne Hollands beat Washingtons' Ilona Kordonskaya, 6-4, 6-3. Hollands fell in the quarterfinals late Friday, losing to Stanford's Gabriela Lastra, 6-3, 6-2.
Round of 16
No. 102 Dianne Hollands (UA) def. Ilona Kordonskaya (UW), 6-4, 6-3
No. 10 Gabriela Lastra (Stanford) def. Hollands (UA), 6-3, 6-2
Round of 16
No. 9 Maja Mlakar/Debbie Larocque (UA) def. Janice Nyland/Ester Bak (UO), 8-3
No. 6 Jewel Peterson/Tiffany Brymer (USC) def. Hollands/Marie-Pier Pouliot (UA), 8-5
No. 9 Mlakar/Larocque (UA) def. Colleen Gray/Dea Sumantri (UW), 8-5
No. 5 Lauren Fisher/Megan Bradley (UCLA) def. No. 9 Mlakar/Larocque (UA), 9-8 (5)