Bercek, Gordon Advance at Ojai

April 22, 2004

Ojai, Calif. - UCLA's Daniela Bercek and Laura Gordon each won first-round matches Thursday in the first day of competition at the Pac-10 Championships at the Ojai Valley Athletic Club.

Bercek defeated Washington's Dinka Hadzic, 7-5, 6-1. She next faces Arizona's Maja Mlakar in the round of 16. Gordon was a 7-5, 7-6 winner over USC's Bernadette Bayani. Next up for Gordon will be Stanford's Erin Burdette.

In the Pac-10 Invitational singles draw, UCLA's Nina Yaftali defeated Oregon's Anna Leksinska in the first round, setting up a second-round meeting with Stanford's Anne Yelsey.

Doubles play will begin tomorrow in addition to quarterfinal singles action.

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