Women's Tennis Captures Redhawks, 6-1

Sabrina Rodriguez
Sabrina Rodriguez

STOCKTON, Calif. - The Pacific women's tennis team continues their winning ways with a 6-1 win over Seattle Sunday afternoon at the Eve Zimmerman Tennis Center.

The Tigers are 2-0 to start the season, their best start since the 2014-15 campaign.

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  • Seattle won the first doubles match and had the early lead, but Maayan Sela and Dohee Lee came back and defeated the Seattle duo 7-6(2) to go even at 1-1.
  • The doubles point came down to Anna Ramos Vinolas and Yuki Asami who prevailed over Kali McCollister and Madison Maloney, 7-5 to secure the 1-0 lead.
  • The rest of the day belonged to the Tigers who nearly swept all singles matches except one.
  • At No. 2 singles, Sela cruised by her opponent in two 6-1 sets, while Ramos Vinolas mirrored with two 6-4 set wins at No. 3 singles.
  • Anneroos Nederstigt rolled over McCollister, 6-2, 6-0, and Lee did the same at No. 5 singles with a 6-2, 6-1 win.
  • Sabrina Rodriguez wrapped up the day and gave Pacific their sixth point with a three-set thriller taking the first set, 6-1, before giving up the second match 7-6(5). The point came down to the tie-breaking set, the first to 10 wins. The set went back-and-forth, but Rodriguez took control and took the last two points to win 10-8.
  • In their first two matches, the Tigers are 10-2 in singles.

Up Next
The Tigers have a week break before hosting UC Davis on Saturday, Feb. 10 at 12 p.m. at the Eve Zimmerman Tennis Center. 

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