Cougars Conclude Dual Matches with a 5-2 Loss Against Washington
April 21, 2007
The Cougars fell to 14-11 overall and 1-7 in Pacific-10 Conference play and will have to wait for a result in Sunday's
A match that was scheduled for the Bill Quillian outdoor courts was moved to the indoor courts after a short rain delay. The Cougars dropped doubles matches in the two and three positions earning
Aleksandra Malovic and Allison Rainey were the first
Ekaterina Burduli and senior Marjolein van de Ven avoided the Huskies attempt at a doubles sweep with a 9-8 victory over Joyce Ardies and Mathilde Cor. The WSU duo captured their 23rd career victory, which places them seventh on the all-time list.
Losing 1-0, the Cougars would claw back after Burduli earned a straight-set win over Cor, 6-2, 6-4. Burduli improved her impressive run against
With the match even at one, Cekic cruised past Tara Simpson, 7-5, 6-3, in the No. 4 slot giving the Cougars a 2-1 advantage. Cekic finished the regular season with a 13-16 record.
The Huskies stormed back in the remaining four slots to capture the victory. Stefanova was downed by Melinda Wong, 4-6, 6-1, 6-3. Stefanova captured the first set, but couldn't manage to hang on to close out the match.
The Cougars will take a small hiatus in order to prepare for the Pac-10 Championships at