Alsola Makes Singles Semis At ITA Regionals
STANFORD, Calif. – California women's tennis freshman Jessica Alsola won in singles on Monday at the ITA Northwest Regional Championships to advance to Tuesday's semifinals. But the first-year Golden Bear also lost in a semifinal – in doubles – at the Taube Family Tennis Center on the penultimate day of the tournament.
Alsola, the fourth seed in singles, defeated Stanford's sixth-seeded and 87th-ranked Angelica Blake, 1-6, 6-2, 6-0.
In doubles, the third-seeded pair of Alsola and Erin Richardson beat Yana Gurevich and Arianna Stavropoulos of UC Davis, 8-4, in Monday's quarterfinals. But in the semifinals, the Bears fell to the Cardinal's top-seeded Blake and Connie Ma, 8-7(7).
Alsola will next face Stanford's fifth-seeded Alexandra Yepifanova in the singles semis at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, the final day of ITA regionals.
ITA Northwest Regional Championships
Oct. 25, 2021, in Stanford, Calif.
Taube Family Tennis Center
Singles Main Draw Quarterfinal Round
 Jessica Alsola (Cal) def.  No. 87 Angelica Blake (Stanford), 1-6, 6-2, 6-0
Doubles Main Draw Quarterfinal Round
 Jessica Alsola/Erin Richardson (Cal) def. Yana Gurevich/Arianna Stavropoulos (UC Davis), 8-4
Doubles Main Draw Semifinal Round
 Angelica Blake/Connie Ma (Stanford) def.  Jessica Alsola/Erin Richardson (Cal), 8-7(7)