Bruins Edge Gators, 4-3 at ITA National Team Indoors
Feb. 13, 2009
Madison, Wisc. - Junior Yasmin Schnack pulled out a three-set victory at No. 3 singles on Friday, winning the deciding match in a 4-3 victory over No. 10 Florida in the first round of the ITA National Team Indoor Championships at the University of Wisconsin's Nielsen Tennis Stadium. The Bruins (5-0) advance to face No. 6 Georgia in Saturday's quarterfinals at 3:30 p.m. (CST). The Bulldogs defeated USC, 4-3 on Friday.
Schnack and junior Stephanie Wetmore picked up a pair of crucial wins for the Bruins on Friday, as UCLA found itself down 3-2 with just two matches remaining on court. Wetmore did her part, taking a 6-2, 6-4 victory over Barbara Pinterova at court No. 6. With the score then tied 3-3, Schnack won the clincher at court No. 2, battling back from a set down to defeat Anastasia Revzina, 1-6, 7-5, 6-2.
UCLA's other singles win on Friday came from sophomore Maya Johansson, who downed Megan Alexander, 6-1, 6-3 at court No. 3.
#3 UCLA 4, #10 Florida 3
ITA National Team Indoor Championships - First Round
February 13, 2009 - Madison, Wisc. (Neilsen Tennis Stadium)
1. Remynse/Schnack (UCLA) def. M. Alexander/Boonstra (UF) - 9-7
2. J. Alexander/Revzina (UF) def. Joelson/Seguso (UCLA) - 9-7
3. Jordan Dockendorf/Wetmore (UCLA) def. Mather/Pinterova (UF) - 8-6
UCLA Wins Doubles Point
1. Marrit Boonstra (UF) def. Andrea Remynse (UCLA) - 5-7, 6-3, 6-0
2. Yasmin Schnack (UCLA) def. Anastasia Revzina (UF) - 1-6, 7-5, 6-2
3. Maya Johansson (UCLA) def. Megan Alexander (UF) - 6-1, 6-3
4. Joanna Mather (UF) def. Ashley Joelson (UCLA) - 6-3, 6-4
5. Jessica Alexander (UF) def. Carling Seguso (UCLA) - 6-1, 7-6
6. Stephanie Wetmore (UCLA) def. Barbara Pinterova (UF) - 6-2, 6-4
Order of Finish: 3, 5, 1, 4, 6, 2 -- *Denotes Clinching Match