USU Women's Tennis Loses Close Match To Hawaii
April 6, 2005
LOGAN, Utah--In a close match here Wednesday afternoon Utah State's women's tennis team fell 4-3 to Hawai'i. The Aggies are now 9-10 on the season.
In singles action Aggie Jill Smith won the No. 2 spot after Sylvia Jaros from Hawaii retired in the first match because of a nagging wrist injury. Courtney Anderson scored for Utah State in the No. 4 spot after a close match up with Hawaii's Paige Mainor. Anderson finished Mainor off winning 7-6 (5), 6-1. Finally, in the No. 6 singles Lauren Monson won her match after playing Kana Aikawa in three sets. Monson sealed the match on the third set and finished with a score of 4-6, 6-3, 6-4.
The Aggies will begin play agian on Sunday when they take on Eastern Washington here at the Sports Acadamy at 12 p.m.
HAWAII 4, UTAH STATE, 3
SINGLES: No. 1 Lauren Fitzgerald (UH) def. Lindsey Bennion 6-3, 6-2 No. 2 Jill Smith (USU) def. Sylvia Jaros 3-0, RET No. 3 Justine Boutet (UH) def. Carolyn Stephens 6-3, 6-4 No. 4 Courtney Anderson(USU) def. Paige Mainor 7-5 (5), 6-1 No. 5 Kimberly Curtis (UH) def. Andrea Barker 6-2, 6-3 No. 6 Lauren Monson (USU) def. Kana Aikawa 4-6, 6-3, 6-4