Ducks Sweep Day on the Beach
SALEM, Ore. – Oregon picked a pair of wins over Corban and Portland on Tuesday, winning 4-1 in both matches to improve to 4-6 on the year. The Ducks' four wins are the second-most in a season in program history, behind only the 2019 team's five victories.
How It Happened: The Ducks put up the first three points to clinch the match, with Savannah Siegrist and Delaney Hopen winning 21-15, 21-18 at the No. 4 spot, followed by Josie Cole and Anastasia Lima's thrilling 21-18, 20-22, 17-15 win at No. 2 and Bea Wetton and Ashley Schroeder's 21-13, 21-18 sweep at the No. 3 spot.
Carly Wallace and Madelyn Lafollette then delivered a 22-20, 21-12 at No. 1 to make it 4-0, before the Ducks dropped a three-setter a the five spot with Batia Rotshtein and Abby Plevin falling 21-18, 17-21, 17-15.
The Ducks picked up a dominant win at the No. 4 spot to put up the first point against Portland, with Plevin and Rotshtein winning 21-9, 21-9. After Wallace and Lafollette lost at No. 2, Oregon put up the final three points to finish off the 4-1 win.
Wetton and Schroeder gave the Ducks the lead, winning 21-10, 21-13 at the No. 3 spot before Siegrist and Hopen won in straight sets, 21-16, 21-13 to make it 3-1. Cole and Lima moved to the No. 1 spot for the second match of the day and picked up a 21-19, 21-10 victory to give the match its final score.
Oregon 4, Corban 1
1. Carly Wallace/Madelyn Lafollette (UO) def. Lauren Condon/Melanie Miller (CRB) 22-20, 21-12
2. Josie Cole/Anastasia Lima (UO) def. Samantha Fast/Michelle Rosas (CRB) 21-18, 20-22, 17-15
3. Bea Wetton/Ashley Schroeder (UO) def. Haley Paul/Natalia Olabarrieta (CRB) 21-13, 21-18
4. Savannah Siegrist/Delaney Hopen (UO) def. Nicole Bantilan/Kalisi Latu (CRB) 21-15, 21-18
5. Jolinn Daviscourt/Jacquelyn Clark (CRB) def. Batia Rotshtein/Abby Plevin (UO) 21-18, 17-21, 17-15
Order of finish: 4, 2, 3, 1, 5
Oregon 4, Portland 1
1. Josie Cole/Anastasia Lima (UO) def. Jayde Harris/Noelani Helm (UP) 21-19, 21-10
2. Shayla Hoeft/Alycia Wodke (UP) def. Madelyn Lafollette/Carly Wallace (UO) 21-14, 21-16
3. Bea Wetton/Ashley Schroeder (UO) def. Kendall Nolan/Kellie Hughes (UP) 21-10, 21-13
4. Abby Plevin/Batia Rotshtein (UO) def. Maluhia Hirahara/Nevaeh Bray (UP) 21-9, 21-9
5. Savannah Siegrist/Delaney Hopen (UO) def. Grace Zilbert/Kendall Nolan (UP) 21-16, 21-13
Order of Finish – 4, 2, 3, 5, 1
Up Next: The Ducks head to Seattle for a weekend of matches against Washington, Hawai'i and Portland, starting Friday.