Women's Tennis Downs Rice, 7-0

Feb. 8, 2010

LOS ANGELES - The UCLA women's tennis team notched its fourth shutout in five matches on Monday, as the No. 12 Bruins cruised to a 7-0 victory over Rice at the Los Angeles Tennis Center. UCLA now takes a perfect 5-0 record into this week's ITA National Team Indoor Championships, beginning on Thursday in Madison, Wisc.

UCLA swept the six singles matches, with every player winning in straight sets. In the only match featuring two ranked singles players, fifth-ranked Yasmin Schnack lost just one game en route to a 6-1, 6-0 victory over No. 73 Rebekka Hanle at court No. 1.

Schnack was also vital in helping UCLA secure the doubles point on Monday, as she and teammate Andrea Remynse clinched the point with an 8-6 victory over Julia Chao and Ana Guzman at the No. 1 spot.

The Bruins face No. 6 Miami at 1:30 p.m. (PST) in the first round of the ITA Team Indoors this Thursday. It marks a re-match of last year's NCAA Round of 16, a 4-2 Hurricane win.

#12 UCLA 7, Rice 0
Feb 08, 2010 at Los Angeles, CA (Los Angeles Tennis Center)

1. #10 Remynse/Schnack (UCLA) def. Julie Chao/Guzman (RICE) 8-6
2. #44 Jackson/Rasch (RICE) def. Noelle Hickey/Pantic (UCLA) 7-6 (7-5)
3. Montez/Seguso (UCLA) def. Hänle/Lin (RICE) 8-0

1. #5 Yasmin Schnack (UCLA) def. #73 Rebekka Hänle (RICE) 6-1, 6-0
2. #41 Andrea Remynse (UCLA) def. Jessica Jackson (RICE) 6-2, 6-4
3. Pamela Montez (UCLA) def. Ana Guzman (RICE) 6-3, 6-4
4. Nina Pantic (UCLA) def. Rebecca Lin (RICE) 6-4, 6-4
5. Maya Johansson (UCLA) def. Alex Rasch (RICE) 6-2, 6-4
6. Carling Seguso (UCLA) def. Daniella Trigo (RICE) 6-4, 6-4

Match Notes
Rice 3-3
UCLA 5-0; National ranking #12
Order of finish: Doubles (3,1,2); Singles (1,6,5,2,3,4)
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