Ducks Extend Winning Streak to Six
EUGENE, Ore. – The Oregon women's tennis team wrapped its home stand Sunday afternoon with a 6-1 win over Seattle at the UO Student Tennis Center. The victory pushed the Ducks' winning streak to six in a row.
How it Happened: The Ducks sprinted their way through doubles with a pair of 6-1 victories at the No. 1 and 2 spots in the lineup. Oregon has won the doubles point in each of its seven matches this season. At the time of the clinch, the home team also led 4-2 at No. 3 doubles.
Seattle (0-5) secured a point to start singles play with a UO default at the No. 6 spot in the lineup. Lillian Mould pushed the lead to 2-1 with a straight-set win at No. 2 singles, recording a 6-3, 6-3 triumph over Alisa Sabotic.
In a flurry of finishes, the Ducks picked up three points with victories at No. 1, 3 and 4. Janice Tjen tallied Oregon's second singles win at the top spot, followed by Uxia Martinez Moral at No. 4 singles. With their victories, both Ducks remain undefeated at 7-0 this season. The 6-2, 6-1 win by Martinez Moral clinched the team victory.
Rifanty Kahfiani was the next Duck off the court with a 6-1, 6-3 win. Madisen Olsen closed out the match with her first win of the year, a 6-4, 7-5 triumph at No. 5 singles.
Up Next: Oregon begins Pac-12 play Friday, March 5 at Arizona State. The Ducks' next home match is set for Friday, March 12 when they host Colorado.
Oregon 6, Seattle U 1
1. Kahfiani/Martinez Moral (ORE) d. Gianan/Bader (SU) – 6-1
2. Mould/Tjen (ORE) d. Lancaster/Grossman (SU) – 6-1
3. Mulville/Olsen (ORE) vs Asciuto/Rasmussen (SU) – 4-2 [unfinished]
Order of Finish: 2, 1
1. Janice Tjen (ORE) d. Hannah Gianan (SU) – 6-2, 6-2
2. Lillian Mould (ORE) d. Alisa Sabotic (SU) – 6-3, 6-3
3. Rifanty Kahfiani (ORE) d. Jade Lancaster (SU) – 6-1, 6-3
4. Uxia Martinez Moral (ORE) d. Jillian Rasmussen (SU) – 6-2, 6-1
5. Madisen Olsen (ORE) d. Hannah Grossman (SU) – 6-4, 7-5
6. Aranza Sanabria (SU) d. No player (ORE) [default]
Order of Finish: 6, 2, 1, 4*, 3, 5
* - clincher