Day 2 women's recap: Singles championship down to four
Women's bracket (singles) | Women's bracket (doubles) [gallery ids="400,402,401,399"] OJAI, Calif. - The Pac-12 Women’s Tennis Championships continued at the 113th Annual Ojai Valley Tournament with the semifinal competition moving to the semifinal round and the doubles competition beginning. The women’s singles championship is down to its final four competitors with UCLA’s eighth-seeded Kyle McPhillips facing Stanfords’s sixth-seeded Kristie Ahn at 10:30 a.m. PT Saturday at Libbey Park. McPhillips advanced after the No. 1 seed Zsofia Susanyi of California retired mid-match due to injury. Ahn took down fourth-seeded Arizona State's Jacqueline Cako in straight sets of 6-2, 6-2. No. 3 Stanford Krista Hardebeck will face No. 2 Anett Schutting of Cal in the second semifinal. Hardebeck advanced after topping Utah’s Sarah Pham, 0-6, 7-5, 6-1. Schutting won in straight sets over seventh-seeded Klara Fabikova of Cal by a score of 6-2, 6-4. In the singles invitational competition, Cal’s Tayler Davis recorded her 100th win in a victory over ASU’s Stephanie Vlad by a score of 4-6, 6-1, 10-6. The day introduced women’s doubles championship competition with the first and second rounds of the draw being played. The No. 1 pair of Kaitlyn Christian and Sabrina Santamaria of USC topped both their opponents in UCLA’s pair of McPhillips and Chanelle Van Nguyen by a score of 9-8 (6) in the first round, as well as beating Arizona's pair of Akilah James and Kim Stubbe in the quarterfinal round by a score of 8-1. Cal’s pair of Jaqueline Cako and Nicole Smith are the second-seeded pair. Cako and Smith topped Oregon’s duo of Nicole Long and Patricia Skowronski in the first round by a score of 9-7. The No. 2 seed was upset in the quarterfinal round by UCLA’s pair of Courtney Dolehide and Pamela Montez, 8-6. Cardinal duo Stacey Tan and Ellen Tsay shocked fans in the first round as they upset the No. 4 pair from Utah of Tereza Bekerova and Paige Miles, tallying an 8-6 score.
Singles Championship Competition Quarterfinal Round #8 McPhillips (UCLA) advanced over #1 Susanyi (CAL) - Ret. Inj. Ahn (STAN) def. Cako (ASU) - 6-2, 6-2 #3 Hardebeck (STAN) def. Pham (UTAH) - 0-6, 7-5, 6-1 #2 Schutting (CAL) def. #7 Fabikova (CAL) - 6-2, 6-4 Doubles Championship Competition Round of 16 Christian/Santamaria (USC) def. McPhillips/Van Nguyen (UCLA) - 9-8 (6) Chui/Davis (CAL) def. James/Stubbe (ARIZ) - 8-4 Tan/Tsay (STAN) def. #4 Bekerova/Miles (UTAH) - 8-6 Fabikova/Susanyi (CAL) def. Sanders/Steur (COLO- 8-5 Olmos/Scandalis (USC) def. Googe/Vasileva (WSU) 0 8-3 #3 Chi/Schutting (CAL) def. Krawczyk/Sahagun (ASU) - 8-5 Dolehide/Montez (UCLA) def. Douglas Miron/Shimizu (WASH) - 8-2 #2 Cako/Smith (ASU) def. Long/Skowronski (ORE) - 9-7 Quarterfinal Round #1 Christian/Santamaria (USC) def. Chui/Davis (CAL) - 8-1 Tan/Tsay (STAN) def. Fabikova/Susanyi (CAL) - WO- Inj. #3 Chi/Schutting (CAL) def. Olmos/Scandalis (USC) - 8-1 Dolhide/Montez (UCLA) def. Cako/Smith (ASU) - 8-6 Singles Invitational Competition Round of 16 Yates (USC) def. Metzger (ORE) - 6-2, 6-3 #6 Davis (CAL) def. Coronel (WASH) - 6-2, 6-2 Kostas (STAN) def. James (ASU) - 4-6, 6-3, 10-8 #2 Tasy (STAN) def. Estlander (CAL) - 6-2, 6-2 Quarterfinal Round #6 Christian (USC) def. Luzina (WSU) - 6-2, 7-6 (2) Morton (UCLA) def. Yates (USC) - 6-2, 1-6, 10-8 #4 Davis (CAL) def. #5 Vald (ASU) - 4-6, 6-1, 10-6 #2 Tsay (STNA) def. Kostas (STAN) - 6-3, 6-0 Doubles Invitational Competition Round of 16 #1 Desimone/Lao (USC) def. Lukac/Nemcevic (WASH) - 8-6 #4 Estlander/Goransson (CAL) def. Koning/Ognjenovic (WSU) - 8-0 Herring/Kostas (STAN) def. Kanaras/Musilovich (WSU) - 8-4 Janssens/Manzi (COLO) def. Duranteau/Posylkin (CAL) - 8-0 Dillion/Hardbeck (STAN) def. Flemming/Thomas (UCLA) - 8-2 #3 Coronel/Ysidora (WASH) def. James/Smith (ASU) 8-4 Leenknecht/Luzina (WSU) def. Quevedo/Watrous (COLO - 8-6 #2 Craig/Pham (UTAH) def. Metzger/Neubert (ORE) - 8-5 Quarterfinal Round #1 Desimone/Lao (USC) def. #4 Estlander/Goransson (CAL) - 8-0 Herring/Kostas (STAN) def. Janssens/Manzi (COLO) 8-2 #3 Coronel/Ysidora (WASH) def. Dillion/Hardbeck (STAN) - 8-4 #2 Craig/Pham (UTAH) def. Leenknecht/Luzina (WSU) 8-6