Arizona Shows Grit in Close Home Win
TUCSON, Ariz. - Arizona Women's Tennis pulls out a close win over GCU with a score of 4-3 at home.
The afternoon started with bumps in the road, losing the doubles point and court 6 early, but the Cats found a way to claw back. Amos and Heynemans made quick work of their opponents in straight sets. Jelena Lukic gritted out a 9-7 tiebreaker in the second set to snatch a third point. It was Talya Zandberg that finally sent GCU packing with a 6-1 victory in the third set. Heynemans and Amos both remain undefeated in singles on the season and Arizona picks up its sixth win of the season.
1. Heynemans/Wilkins (ARIZ) def. Pueshe/Weiss (GCU) 6-3
2. Occhipinti/Prudhomme (GCU) def. Amos/Zandberg (ARIZ) 6-3
3. Anderson/Lomas (GCU) won by default
1. Natasha Prueshe (GCU) def. Kayla Wilkins (ARIZ) 4-6, 7-6(1), 6-3
2. Jelena Lukic (ARIZ) def. Emilia Occhipinti (GCU) 6-3, 7-6(7)
3. Talya Zandberg (ARIZ) def. Jana Weiss (GCU) 7-5, 5-7, 6-1
4. Abby Amos (ARIZ) def. Joely Lomas (GCU) 6-2, 6-1
5. Gitte Heynemans (ARIZ) def. Tayler Anderson (GCU) 6-2, 6-2
6. Talyor Anderson (GCU) won by default