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Wildcats Fall Short in Seattle

Mar 12, 2021

Wash Box

SEATTLE, Wash. - Arizona fought to the last court, but fell just short, losing to the No. 40 Washington Huskies 4-3. They gear up to face Washington State on Sunday, Mar. 14 at 1 p.m MST.

The Wildcats fell into an early hole, losing the doubles point and the first singles point to make it a 2-0 deficit. Khim Iglupas cut the defecit down with the only straight set win of the day for the Wildcats. Gitte Heynemans and Talya Zandberg both won close three-set battles to eventually tie the game at 3-3 before Amos lost an intense 8-6 tiebreaker.

Results

Doubles
1. Heynemans/Iglupas vs. Wong/Gallagher 5-5 unf.
2. Weil/Lin def. Lukic/Zandberg 6-3
3. Fortin/Chilton def. Amos/Wilkins 6-3

Singles
1. No. 74 Vanessa Wong def. Kayla Wilkins 6-1, 6-2
2. Sarah-Maude Fortin def. Jelena Lukic 6-4, 6-4
3. Sedona Gallagher def. Abby Amos 6-4, 5-7, 7-6(6)
4. Talya Zandberg def. Zoey Weil 0-6, 7-6, 6-3
5. Gitte Heynemans def. Tara Chilton 2-6, 6-2, 6-2
6. Khim Iglupas def. Yolanda Lin 7-6, 6-4
Order of finish: 1, 6, 2, 5, 4, 3