February 26, 2012

Pacific Falls To No. 55 Cal Poly Mustangs 5-2

San Luis Obispo, Calif.-

In the doubles competitions the Tigers struggled to gain an advantage over the nationally ranked No.55 Mustangs.  Pacific came up short in all three of the matches yielding the doubles point to Cal Poly.

The singles events also proved to be a challenge for the Tigers.  two Tigers did prove victorious in their singles matches; freshman Iveta Masarova as well as junior Julia Hansen defeated their opponents in the No. 1 and No. 2 positions respectively.  Though the other four Tigers came up short in their matches, two of the four matches proved to be epic battles resulting in three sets.

Pacific will now prepare to face the San Francisco Dons on March 4th.

Match Results:

Doubles Competition

1. Alexa Lee/Jocelyn Davis (Cal Poly) def. Julia Hansen/Iveta Masarova (Pacific) 8-5

2. Ane McPike/Kathyrn Webb (Cal Poly) def. Gergana Boncheva/Summer Irvin (Pacific) 8-2

3. Gabby Gatewood/Ireen Kuipers (Cal Poly) def. Susan Te/Regina Suarez (Pacific) 8-6

 

Singles Competition

1. Iveta Masarova (Pacific) def. Alexa Lee (Cal Poly) 7-6, 6-2

2. Julia Hansen (Pacific) def. Jocelyn Davis (Cal Poly) 4-6, 7-6, 1-0

3.  Jen Cornea (Cal Poly) def. Susan Te (Pacific) 6-2, 5-7, 6-2

4. Kathyrn Webb (Cal Poly) def. Gergana Boncheva (Pacific) 6-2, 6-0

5. Gabby Gatewood (Cal Poly) def. Summer Irvin (Pacific) 7-6, 7-5

6. Ane McPike (Cal Poly) def. Regina Suarez (Pacific) 4-6, 6-2, 6-3

#55 Cal Poly 5, Pacific 2

Match Notes:Pacific 5-5 (2-2)Cal Poly 5-4 (1-1)