Huskies Continue Play In Day Two Of Wailea Classic

Jan. 15, 2006

WAILEA, HAWAII - Washington women's tennis continued its competition at the Wailea Classic in Maui, Saturday, led by senior Dinka Hadzic who took care of both her singles opponents in straight sets. Saturday's action at the Wailea Tennis Club included two rounds of singles.

Hadzic took care of Karina Jarlkagnova from Sacramento State, 6-0, 6-4, in the first round before cruising by another Sac State player, Luba Shrifis, 6-1, 6-1. Hadzic is 3-0 in singles play during the tournament thus far.Also picking up first round wins for the Huskies were sophomore Allison Rainey, sophomore Tara Simpson and freshman Melinda Wong. Freshman Tori Brymer was forced to withdraw from her first round match due to a sinus infection.

In addition to Hadzic, fellow senior Stephanie Svanfeldt was the other Husky to earn a second round win, coming back to defeat Oregon's Claudia Hirt in three sets, 2-6, 6-2, 6-3.The Huskies will wrap play at the Wailea Classic today and make their home dual debut hosting BYU Saturday, Jan. 21, at noon at the Nordstrom Tennis Center.

2006 Wailea Classic
Wailea Tennis Club o Wailea, Hawaii
Results from Saturday, Jan. 14

Singles - Round I
Allison Rainey (UW) def. Carmen Seremeta (Oregon), 2-6, 6-2, 6-4
Tara Simpson (UW) def. Margarita Karnaukhova (Sacramento State), withdrew due to injury
Dinka Hadzic (UW) def. Karina Jarlkagnova (Sacramento State), 6-0, 6-4
Cecilia Olivos (Oregon) def. Tori Brymer (UW), withdrew due to illness
Anna Leksinska (Oregon) def. Stephanie Svanfeldt (UW), 6-1, 6-3
Melinda Wong (UW) def. Irina Taranenko (Sac State), 6-2, 6-1

Singles - Round II
Irina Taranenko (Sac State) def. Monika Kolbovic (UW), 6-1, 7-6
Dominika Dieskova (Oregon) def. Tara Simpson (UW), 6-2, 6-3
Dinka Hadzic (UW) def. Luba Shrifis (Sac State), 6-1, 6-1
Cecilia Olivos (Oregon) def. Melinda Wong (UW), 6-2, 2-6, 6-4
Stephanie Svanfeldt (UW) def. Claudia Hirt (Oregon), 2-6, 6-2, 6-3

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