Women's Tennis Fare Well On First Day Of Cal Nike Invitational

Oct. 1, 2005

Berkeley, Calif. -

The Arizona State Women's Tennis team began their Fall 2005 schedule Friday at the Nike Cal Women's Invitational. The Devils had a great first day in the singles draw, as five moved on to the second round of 16, and two of those advanced to the Quarterfinals.

ASU also went undefeated in doubles, as the two doubles teams moved on to the next round.

Junior Kady Pooler took her first two singles matches of the year to advance to the Quarterfinals. She defeated Sarah Oudomvilay of USF 6-4, 6-2 and Caitlin Collins of North Carolina 6-2, 6-2.

Junior Sabrina Cappanolo also took her first two matches of the season, as she advanced beating Kelly Leathers of Santa Clara 2-6, 6-1, 6-1, and Jenny Zika of Duke 6-2, 0-6, 6-3.

The Devils will continue play in the tournament on Saturday and Sunday in Berkeley.

Results for Day One:
Gold Singles Round of 32
ASU Jessica Leitch d. FS Jacqui Haskett 6-2;6-2
ASU Sabr.Capannolo[4] d. SC Kelly Leathers 2-6;6-1;6-1
ASU Kady Pooler[8] d. USF Sarah Oudomvilay 6-4;6-2
NM Iva Gersic[5] d. ASU Roxanne Clarke 6-3;6-1

Gold Singles Round of 16
BYU Olga Boulytcheva[7] d. ASU Jessica Leitch 6-2;6-4
ASU Sabr.Capannolo[4] d. DUKE Jenny Zika 6-2;0-6;6-3
ASU Kady Pooler[8] d. UNC Caitlin Collins 6-2;6-2

Gold Singles Consolation
ASU Roxanne Clarke d. SAC Svetl. Pirmenova 6-3;7-5

Blue Singles Round of 32
ASU Rebecca Rankin[6] d. UCD Ally Muller 6-2;6-2
ASU Vana Tomas d. CAL Hilary Englert 6-0;6-0
CAL Marn.Ravelojaona[2] d. ASU Laila Abdala 6-2;6-2

Blue Singles Round of 16
ASU Rebecca Rankin[6] d. SM Kate Harden 6-3;6-0
SC Steph.Galainena d. ASU Vana Tomas 7-5;6-2

Blue Singles Consolation
ASU Laila Abdala d. BYU Rana El Derwy 6-1;7-5

Gold Doubles Round One
ASU Rebecca Rankin - ASU Sabr.Capannolo d. UCD Ally Muller - UCD Robin Guier 8-3 ASU Kady Pooler[3] - ASU Roxanne Clarke[3] d. USF Sarah Oudomvilay - USFPicha.Laosirichon 8-1

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