Sixth-ranked Bears Sweep SDSU, 7-0
Feb. 10, 2006
BERKELEY - The sixth-ranked California women's tennis team defeated No. 52 San Diego State, 7-0, Friday afternoon at Hellman Tennis Center. The Bears improve to 5-1, while SDSU drops to 2-2.
'We are going to pay more attention to detail tomorrow and play better,' said head coach Jan Brogan, who is currently in her 28th year at Cal.
Cal jumped out to a 1-0 lead over the Aztecs, winning the doubles point. Claire Ilcinkas and Zsuzsanna Fodor recorded a victory for the Bears in the No. 2 doubles position, outlasting Alesya Vidov and Milana Yusupov, 8-2. Marion Ravelojaona and Bojana Bobusic also tallied a win for Cal in the No. 3 spot, defeating Eliska Krausova and Esther Cadua, 9-7. Suzi Babos and Stephanie Kusano dropped the match to Sisse Nielson and Dita Hauerlandova, 8-4, playing No. 1 singles.
On the singles court, Cal swept its opponent, winning all six singles points. 14th-ranked Suzi Babos defeated Dita Hauerlandova, 6-4, 6-1, playing No. 1 singles. In the No. 2 position, 19th-ranked Suzi Fodor outlasted Eliska Krausova, 6-1, 6-4. No. 92 Cristina Visico tallied a win for the Bears when she defeated Alesya Vidov, 6-2, 6-0, playing No. 3 singles. In the No. 4 spot Stephanie Kusano, who is currently ranked 61st, defeated Milana Yusupov, 6-3, 7-5. No. 83 Claire Ilcinkas and Jessica Shu also recorded wins for the Bears, playing in the No. 5 and No. 6 spot.
For the spring season, the Bears are 42-16 on the singles court, and 18-9 in doubles play.
The Bears host No. 38 UNLV, tomorrow, at 9:30 a.m. at Hellman Tennis Center.
COMPLETE RESULTSFINAL SCORE- CAL 7, SDSU 0
DOUBLES:1. (SDSU) Sisse Nielson/Dita Hauerlandova d. (Cal) Stephanie Kusano/Suzi Babos, 8-42. (Cal) Claire Ilcinkas/Zsuzsanna Fodor d. (SDSU) Alesya Vidov/Milana Yusupov, 8-23. (Cal) Marion Ravelojaona/Bojana Bobusic d. (SDSU) Eliska Krausova/Esther Cadua, 9-7
SINGLES:1. (Cal) Suzi Babos d. (SDSU) Dita Hauerlandova, 6-4, 6-12. (Cal) Suzi Fodor d. (SDSU) Eliska Krausova, 6-1, 6-43. (Cal) Cristina Visico d. (SDSU) Alesya Vidov, 6-2, 6-04. (Cal) Stephanie Kusano d. (SDSU) Milana Yusupov, 6-3, 7-55. (Cal) Claire Ilcinkas d. (SDSU) Sisse Nielson, 6-3, 7-6 (7-2)6. (Cal) Jessica Shu d. (SDSU) Esther Cadua, 6-1, 6-3