Hodzic Claims Singles, Doubles Titles In Las Vegas

Jan. 13, 2008

STANFORD, Calif.- Two different Stanford doubles teams were crowned champions in their respective divisions on Sunday afternoon during the final day of competition at the Freeman Memorial Tennis Championships in Las Vegas, Nev.

Senior Whitney Deason and junior Jessica Nguyen easily downed North Carolina's Austin Smith and Katrina Tsang 8-2 in the flight one doubles final. Deason and Nguyen reached the final match after defeating UCLA's Ashley Joelson and Alex McGoodwin 8-4.

Meanwhile in the flight two doubles championship, senior Lejla Hodzic and freshman Jennifer Yen posted an 8-4 win over Arizona State's Ashlee Brown and Lauren Megale.

Hodzic also claimed the flight two singles consolation title with a 6-1, 6-2 victory over Arizona State's Amanda Martin.

In an added doubles match, senior Celia Durkin and freshman Hilary Barte dropped an 8-1 decision to Georgia Tech's Kristi Miller and Kirsten Flower.

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